Medical Dictionary


adj men·tal \ˈment-əl\

Medical Definition of MENTAL

a :  of or relating to the mind; specifically :  of or relating to the total emotional and intellectual response of an individual to external reality b :  of or relating to intellectual as contrasted with emotional activity
a :  of, relating to, or affected by a psychiatric disorder <a mental patient> b :  intended for the care or treatment of persons affected by psychiatric disorders <mental hospitals>
men·tal·ly \-əl-ē\ adverb
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