psychochemistry


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psychochemistry

(ˌsaɪkəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ)
n
(Chemistry) the treatment of mental illnesses by drugs
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Jones, continues to study the psychochemistry of human response to wealth accumulation.
Whether the painting opened him up to the exotic fierce effigies he saw there or if some revelatory inspiration drawn from his encounter with them gave him what he needed to achieve that masterpiece is a hidden truth in the psychochemistry of his creative genius.