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prepsychotic

[pree-sahy-kot-ik] /ˌpri saɪˈkɒt ɪk/
adjective
1.
exhibiting behavior that indicates the approach of a psychotic reaction.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; pre- + psychotic
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prepsychotic in Medicine

prepsychotic pre·psy·chot·ic (prē'sī-kŏt'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Relating to the period prior to the onset of psychosis.

  2. Of or being a mental state or condition having the potential to elicit a psychotic episode.

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