abnormal psychology

noun

Definition of abnormal psychology

  1. :  a branch of psychology concerned with mental and emotional disorders (such as neuroses, psychoses, and mental retardation) and with certain incompletely understood normal phenomena (such as dreams and hypnosis)

1888

First Known Use of abnormal psychology

1888


Medical Dictionary

abnormal psychology

noun

Medical Definition of abnormal psychology

  1. :  a branch of psychology concerned with mental and emotional disorders (as neuroses, psychoses, and mental retardation) and with certain incompletely understood normal phenomena (as dreams and hypnosis)


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