hysteroid

adjective hys·ter·oid \ ˈhi-stə-ˌrȯid \

Definition of hysteroid

: resembling or tending toward hysteria

First Known Use of hysteroid

1842

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hysteroid

adjective hys·ter·oid \ ˈhis-tə-ˌrȯid \

medical Definition of hysteroid

: resembling or tending toward hysteria

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