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psychotomimetic

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adjective psy·choto·mi·met·ic \sī-ˌkä-tō-mə-ˈme-tik, -mī-\

Definition of psychotomimetic

  1. :  of, relating to, involving, or inducing psychotic alteration of behavior and personality <psychotomimetic drugs>

psychotomimetic noun
psy·choto·mi·met·i·cal·ly play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Origin of psychotomimetic

psychotic + -o- + mimetic


First Known Use: 1956


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