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schizoid personality

noun

Medical Definition of schizoid personality

  1. 1:  a personality disorder characterized by shyness, withdrawal, inhibition of emotional expression, and apparent diminution of affect—called also schizoid personality disorder

  2. 2:  an individual with a schizoid personality


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