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pseudomania pseu·do·ma·ni·a (sōō'dō-mā'nē-ə, -mān'yə)

  1. Feigned insanity.

  2. A mental disorder in which the individual alleges to have committed a crime, but has not.

  3. The pathological impulse to falsify or lie.

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