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 (sĭ-kī′ə-trē, sī-)
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of mental and emotional disorders.

psy′chi·at′ric (sī′kē-ăt′rĭk), psy′chi·at′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
psy′chi·at′ri·cal·ly adv.
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Adj.1.psychiatrical - relating to or used in or engaged in the practice of psychiatry; "psychiatric disorder"; "psychiatric hospital"
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C'est respectivement en 1973 et 1974 que l'American Psychiatrical Association et l'American Psychological Association enleverent l'homosexualite de la liste des desordres mentaux (Bayer, 1981 ; Terry, 1999).
Psychiatrist, Clinical Psychiatrical Hospital "Socola" Iasi