schizothymia

noun schiz·o·thy·mia

Definition of schizothymia

plural -s
:an introvert tendency or temperament that while remaining within the bounds of normality somewhat resembles schizophrenia (as in a tendency to autistic thinking) opposed to cyclothymia

schizothymic

or less commonly schizothymous \-məs\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of schizothymia

New Latin, from schiz- + -thymia


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