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schizoaffective disorder

[skit-soh-uh-fek-tiv, skit-soh-] /ˈskɪt soʊ əˈfɛk tɪv, ˌskɪt soʊ-/
noun
1.
a psychotic disorder in which symptoms of schizophrenia and affective disorder occur simultaneously.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; schizo(phrenic) + affective
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