follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

hallucinosis

[huh-loo-suh-noh-sis] /həˌlu səˈnoʊ sɪs/
noun, Psychiatry.
1.
a mental state characterized by repeated hallucinations.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; hallucin(ation) + -osis
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for hallucinosis

hallucinosis

/həˌluːsɪˈnəʊsɪs/
noun
1.
(psychiatry) a mental disorder the symptom of which is hallucinations, commonly associated with the ingestion of alcohol or other drugs
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
hallucinosis in Medicine

hallucinosis hal·lu·ci·no·sis (hə-lōō'sə-nō'sĭs)
n.
An abnormal condition or a mental state that is characterized by hallucination.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for hallucinosis

0
21
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for hallucinosis