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Related to manic-depressive psychosis: manic phase of bipolar disorder, rapid cycling, Bipolar mood disorder, Bipolar affective disorder
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|Noun||1.||manic-depressive psychosis - a mental disorder characterized by episodes of mania and depression|
affective disorder, emotional disorder, emotional disturbance, major affective disorder - any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant