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derangement

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noun de·range·ment \di-ˈrānj-mənt\

Medical Definition of derangement

  1. 1:  a disturbance of normal bodily functioning or operation <derangements in the secretion of adaptive hormones—Hans Selye>

  2. 2:  mental illness

derange \di-ˈrānj\play transitive verb deranged; deranging




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