Medical Dictionary

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schizophrenic

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adjective schizo·phren·ic \-ˈfren-ik\

Medical Definition of schizophrenic

  1. :  relating to, characteristic of, or affected with schizophrenia schizophrenic behavior schizophrenic patients


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schizophrenic

noun schizo·phren·ic

Medical Definition of schizophrenic

  1. :  an individual affected with schizophrenia



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