Definition of Catatonics

1. Noun. (plural of catatonic) ¹



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Definition of Catatonics

1. catatonic [n] - See also: catatonic

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Catatonics

catastrophizations
catastrophize
catastrophizes
catatectic
catatonia
catatonias
catatonic
catatonic dementia
catatonic excitement
catatonic pupil
catatonic rigidity
catatonic schizophrenia
catatonic stupor
catatonic type schizophrenia
catatonically
catatonics (current term)
catatonus
catatony
catatrichy
catatricrotic
catatricrotism
catatropic image
catawamptious
catawampus
catawampuses
catawbas
catazine
catazines
catbird
catbird seat

Literary usage of Catatonics

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1. The American Journal of Insanity by New York (State). State Lunatic Asylum (1906)
"1019 for the catatonics, and 1015 for the ... 15.282 in the catatonics, and 15.052 in the ... the catatonics, and 17.360 in the ..."

2. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1916)
"In the other twenty cases of catatonics observed, twelve had visual hallucinations combined with various other sensory anomalies. It would seem, therefore, ..."

3. Outlines of Psychiatry by William Alanson White (1915)
"Remissions occur especially in the catatonics. ... dementia) and 13 per cent. of catatonics make practical recoveries, but some of these cases relapse. ..."

4. Psychiatry by Stewart Paton (1905)
"The expressions used by catatonics are sometimes only senseless syllables, stereotyped expressions ... During the excitement catatonics often refuse food. ..."

5. Proceedings of the American Medico-Psychological Association Annual Meeting by American Medico-Psychological Association (1908)
"In the larger proportion of cases, catatonics go through several definite stages ... Many of the catatonics, in their school life, have shown the average ..."

6. Proceedings of the Connecticut Medical Society by Connecticut Medical Society (1902)
"tients do not often assume the earlier attitude with invincible tenacity, like the catatonics. The stuporous catatonic moves about very little or not at all ..."

7. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1915)
"... its importance has greatly diminished in this respect, since even Kraepelin admits that 15 per cent, of his catatonics recover and it is well recognized ..."

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