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psychopathology (n.)

1847, "the science of mental disorders," from psycho- + pathology, on model of German psychopathologie. By 1947 as "a mentally deranged state or condition."

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Definitions of psychopathology from WordNet

psychopathology (n.)
the branch of psychology concerned with abnormal behavior;
Synonyms: abnormal psychology
psychopathology (n.)
the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders;
Synonyms: psychiatry / psychological medicine
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