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psycholepsy

noun psy·cho·lep·sy \ ˈsī-kō-ˌlep-sē \

medical Definition of psycholepsy

plural psycholepsies
:an attack of hopelessness and mental inertia especially following elation and occurring typically in psychasthenic individuals

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