manic–depressive

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adjective man·ic–de·pres·sive \ˌma-nik-di-ˈpre-siv\

Definition of manic–depressive

  1. :  characterized by or affected with either mania or depression or alternating mania and depression (as in bipolar disorder)

manic–depressive

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First Known Use of manic–depressive

1902


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manic–depressive

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adjective man·ic–de·pres·sive \ˌman-ik-di-ˈpres-iv\

Medical Definition of manic–depressive

  1. :  characterized by or affected with either mania or depression or alternating mania and depression (as in bipolar disorder)


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manic–depressive

noun man·ic–de·pres·sive

Medical Definition of manic–depressive

  1. :  a manic-depressive individual

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