Ganser syndrome

noun
Gan·ser syndrome | \ ˈgän-zər- \
variants: or Ganser's syndrome \-zər(z)- \

Medical Definition of Ganser syndrome 

: a pattern of psychopathological behavior characterized by the giving of approximate answers (as 2 × 2 = about 5) and found in prisoners and in others who consciously or unconsciously seek to give misleading information regarding their mental state

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