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psychoendocrinology

[sahy-koh-en-doh-kri-nol-uh-jee, -krahy-] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌɛn doʊ krɪˈnɒl ə dʒi, -kraɪ-/
noun
1.
the study of the relationship between the endocrine system and various symptoms or types of mental illness.
Also called neuroendocrinology.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; psycho- + endocrinology
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