bipolar affective disorder

noun

Definition of bipolar affective disorder

: bipolar disorder … 44 people with bipolar affective disorder, a condition in which the patient swings between manic episodes and deep depression.— Jim Robbins, New York Times, 24 Apr. 2001

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First Known Use of bipolar affective disorder

1978, in the meaning defined above

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