psychotomimetic

adjective
psy·choto·mi·met·ic | \sī-ˌkä-tō-mə-ˈme-tik, -mī-\

Definition of psychotomimetic 

: of, relating to, involving, or inducing psychotic alteration of behavior and personality psychotomimetic drugs

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psychotomimetic noun
psychotomimetically \sī-ˌkä-tō-mə-ˈme-ti-k(ə-)lē, -mī- \ adverb

First Known Use of psychotomimetic

1956, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for psychotomimetic

psychotic + -o- + mimetic

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psychotomimetic

adjective
psy·choto·mi·met·ic | \sī-ˌkät-ō-mə-ˈmet-ik, -mī- \

Medical Definition of psychotomimetic 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, involving, or inducing psychotic alteration of behavior and personality psychotomimetic drugs

Other Words from psychotomimetic

psychotomimetically \-i-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

psychotomimetic

noun

Medical Definition of psychotomimetic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a psychotomimetic agent (as a drug)

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