manic disorder

manic disorder

n. (Med.), An affective disorder in which the victim tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently.
Syn. -- mania.
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{

Man`i*ch"an

(?),

Man`i*che"an

,

Man"i*chee

(?) }, n. [LL. Manichaeus: cf. F. manichen.] A believer in the doctrines of Manes, a Persian of the third century A. D., who taught a dualism in which Light is regarded as the source of Good, and Darkness as the source of Evil.
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The Manichans stand as representatives of dualism pushed to its utmost development.
Tylor.
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{

Man`i*ch"an

,

Man`i*che"an

(?) }, a. Of or pertaining to the Manichans.
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{

Man"i*ch*ism

,

Man"i*che*ism

(?) }, n. [Cf. F. manichisme.] The doctrines taught, or system of principles maintained, by the Manichans.
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