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dementia praecox

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noun dementia prae·cox \-ˈprē-ˌkäks\

Definition of dementia praecox



Origin and Etymology of dementia praecox

New Latin, literally, premature dementia


First Known Use: 1899


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dementia praecox

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noun dementia prae·cox \-ˈprē-ˌkäks\

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