Medical Dictionary

psychiatric

adjective psy·chi·at·ric \ ˌsī-kē-ˈa-trik \

medical Definition of psychiatric

1 :relating to or employed in psychiatry
  • psychiatric disorders
  • psychiatric drugs
2 :engaged in the practice of psychiatry :dealing with cases of mental illness
  • psychiatric experts
  • psychiatric nursing
  • a psychiatric ward

psychiatrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


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