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 (sī′kō-pə-thŏl′ə-jē, -pă-)
1. The study of the origin, development, and manifestations of mental or behavioral disorders.
2. The manifestation of a mental or behavioral disorder.

psy′cho·path′o·log′ic (-păth′ə-lŏj′ĭk), psy′cho·path′o·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
psy′cho·pa·thol′o·gist n.
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Adj.1.psychopathological - suffering from an undiagnosed mental disorder
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
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There is a genuine opportunity here for the DSM-5 to refine our diagnostic system in a way that identifies a stable, enduring psychopathological construct with real-world implications both within and beyond the domain of mental health.
He holds membership of eleven international and national scientific societies including American Psychopathological Society, British Society for Plant Pathology, Institute of Biology, UK and Cambridge Philosophical Society.
Other occurrences include somatic accompaniment of psychopathological disorders (worsening appetite, weight loss, insomnia, feeling debilitated after waking up, etc).
The notion of psychopathological phenomena as phenomena that are given on a continuum--from healthy states to slight deviations from the 'normal' and from moderate to severe pathological disturbances--has been around for 100 years.
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This was stated by experts at inauguration of two-day 8th National Conference of Pakistan Psychopathological Society (PPS) at the University of Agriculture Faisalabad at Old Senate Hall on Monday.