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dementia praecox

noun dementia prae·cox \-ˈprē-ˌkäks\

Definition of DEMENTIA PRAECOX

Origin of DEMENTIA PRAECOX

New Latin, literally, premature dementia
First Known Use: 1899

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dementia praecox

noun dementia prae·cox \-ˈprē-ˌkäks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DEMENTIA PRAECOX

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