Meaning of Schizophrenia



English: Schizophrenia
Bangla: সীত্সফ্রেনীয়্যা
Hindi: एक प्रकार का पागलपन
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

Psychiatry.. Also called dementia praecox. a severe mental disorder characterized by some, but not necessarily all, of the following features: emotional blunting, intellectual deterioration, social isolation, disorganized speech and behavior, delusions, and hallucinations.

Definition: 2

a state characterized by the coexistence of contradictory or incompatible elements.

Definition: 3

any of a group of psychotic disorders characterized by progressive deterioration of the personality, withdrawal from reality, hallucinations, delusions, social apathy, emotional instability, etc See catatonia, hebephrenia, paranoia

Definition: 4

(informal) behaviour that appears to be motivated by contradictory or conflicting principles