corybantism


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corybantism

(ˌkɒrɪˈbæntɪzəm)
n
a delirium characterized by vivid frightening hallucinations and causing insomnia

corybantism

Medicine. a frenzied, sleepless delirium accompanied by wild and frightening hallucinations. Also corybantiasm.
See also: Psychology
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