e. kraepelin

Kraepelin

[kre-puh-leen]
noun
Emil [ey-meel] , 1856–1926, German psychiatrist.
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Kraepelin Krae·pe·lin (krěp'ə-lēn'), Emil. 1856-1926.

German psychiatrist whose classification system of mental disorders formed the foundation for the standard diagnostic text in the field of psychiatry, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).

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