Medical Dictionary

derangement

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noun de·range·ment \di-ˈrānj-mənt\

Medical Definition of derangement

  1. 1:  a disturbance of normal bodily functioning or operation <derangements in the secretion of adaptive hormones—Hans Selye>

  2. 2:  mental illness

derange

\di-ˈrānj\play transitive verb

deranged

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deranging



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to decrease in size, extent, or degree

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