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body dysmorphic disorder

[dis-mawr-fik] /dɪsˈmɔr fɪk/
noun
1.
a mental disorder characterized by distorted body image and obsessions about perceived physical shortcomings.
Abbreviation: BDD.
See also muscle dysmorphia.
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body dysmorphic disorder

noun
1.
a psychological disorder characterized by a strong feeling that one's appearance or health would be improved by the removal of a healthy body part
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