depression

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neurotransmitter involved in e.g. sleep and depression and memory 5-hydroxytryptamine , serotonin
state of clinical depression in which the person exhibits irritability and restlessness agitated depression
central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression amphetamine , pep pill , speed , upper
severe and progressive depression in infants who lose their mother and do not get a suitable substitute anaclitic depression
any of a class of drugs used to treat depression; often have undesirable side effects antidepressant , antidepressant drug
depression the floor of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Chile Atacama Trench
oral beta blocker (trade name Tenormin) used in treating hypertension and angina; has adverse side effects (depression and exacerbation of congestive heart failure etc.) atenolol , Tenormin
natural depression in the surface of the land often with a lake at the bottom of it basin
depression forming the ground under a body of water bed , bottom
disorder of eating seen among young women who go on eating binges and then feel guilt and depression and self-condemnation binge-eating syndrome , bulimia
mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression bipolar disorder , manic-depressive psychosis , manic depression , manic depressive illness
state of depression blue devils , blues , megrims , vapors , vapours
state of nervous depression blue funk , funk
depression in the floor of the Pacific Ocean between New Guinea and the Solomon Islands Bougainville Trench
large crater caused by the violent explosion of a volcano that collapses into a depression caldera
phenomenon associated with surface tension and resulting in the elevation or depression of liquids in capillaries capillarity , capillary action
long narrow depression in a surface chap , crack , cranny , crevice , fissure
depression of a button on a computer mouse click , mouse click
state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention clinical depression , depression , depressive disorder
bowl-shaped depression formed by the impact of a meteorite or bomb crater
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