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psychosomatics

(ˌsaɪkəʊsəˈmætɪks)
n
the study of psychosomatic conditions
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psychosomatics

the branch of medical science that studies the relation between psychical and emotional states and physical symptoms. — psychosomaticist, n. — psychosomatic, adj.
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