schizophrene

noun schizo·phrene \ ˈskit-sə-ˌfrēn \

Definition of schizophrene

: one affected with schizophrenia : schizophrenic

Origin and Etymology of schizophrene

International Scientific Vocabulary, probably back-formation from New Latin schizophrenia


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schizophrene

noun schizo·phrene \ ˈskit-sə-ˌfrēn \

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