hypochondriacal

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adjective hy·po·chon·dri·a·cal \ ˌhī-pə-kən-ˈdrī-ə-kəl , -ˌkän- \

Definition of hypochondriacal

or less commonly hypochondriac :exhibiting or marked by unusual or excessive recurring concern about one's health :affected or produced by hypochondria and especially hypochondriasis
  • And given my hypochondriacal nature, I have no choice but to see my doctor regularly.
  • —Alonzo Weston

hypochondriacally

play \ˌhī-pə-kən-ˈdrī-ə-k(ə-)lē, -ˌkän-\ adverb

First Known Use of hypochondriacal

1665


Medical Dictionary

hypochondriacal

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adjective hy·po·chon·dri·a·cal \ -kən-ˈdrī-ə-kəl, -ˌkän- \

medical Definition of hypochondriacal

:marked by unusual or excessive recurring concern about one's health :affected with or produced by hypochondria and especially hypochondriasis

hypochondriacally

play \-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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