Medical Dictionary

constellation

noun con·stel·la·tion \ˌkän(t)-stə-ˈlā-shən\

Definition of CONSTELLATION

:  a set of ideas, conditions, symptoms, or traits that fall into or appear to fall into a pattern: as a :  a group of stimulus conditions or factors affecting personality and behavior development <the way in which family constellation and handling of punishment influenced this particular boy—S. B. Sarason> b :  a group of behavioral or personality traits
March 26, 2015
verdigris Hear it
A green deposit formed on some metals
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears