Medical Dictionary


noun cir·cum·stan·ti·al·i·ty \ˌsər-kəm-ˌstan-chē-ˈal-ət-ē\
plural cir·cum·stan·ti·al·i·ties

Medical Definition of CIRCUMSTANTIALITY

:  a conversational pattern (as in some manic states) exhibiting excessive attention to irrelevant and digressive details


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