- * * *Relating to psychiatry.
* * *psy·chi·at·ric .sī-kē-'a-trik adj1) relating to or employed in psychiatry <\psychiatric disorders> <\psychiatric drugs>2) engaged in the practice of psychiatry: dealing with cases of mental disorder <\psychiatric experts> <\psychiatric nursing> <a \psychiatric ward>psy·chi·at·ri·cal·ly -tri-k(ə-)lē adv
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psychiatric — [sī΄kē a′trik] adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or associated with psychiatry 2. affecting mental or emotional processes [psychiatric side effects] 3. affected by mental illness [psychiatric patients] psychiatrically adv … Universalium
psychiatric — [sī΄kē a′trik] adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or associated with psychiatry 2. affecting mental or emotional processes [psychiatric side effects] 3. affected by mental illness [psychiatric patients] psychiatrically adv … English World dictionary
Psychiatric — Psy chi*at ric, a. (Med.) Of or pertaining to psychiatry. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
psychiatric — [[t]sa͟ɪkiæ̱trɪk[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n Psychiatric means relating to psychiatry. We finally insisted that he seek psychiatric help. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Psychiatric means involving mental illness. About 4% of the prison population have chronic psychiatric… … English dictionary
psychiatric — psy|chi|at|ric [ˌsaıkiˈætrık] adj relating to the study and treatment of mental illness ▪ a psychiatric hospital ▪ a psychiatric nurse ▪ Charles was suffering from a psychiatric disorder (=mental illness) . >psychiatrically [ kli] adv … Dictionary of contemporary English
psychiatric — psy|chi|at|ric [ ,saıki ætrık ] adjective * connected with the treatment of mental illness: a psychiatric unit psychiatric nursing a. involving mental illness: psychiatric disorders/problems … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
psychiatric */ — UK [ˌsaɪkɪˈætrɪk] / US adjective a) connected with the treatment of mental illness a psychiatric unit psychiatric nursing/disorders b) involving mental illness psychiatric disorders/problems Derived word: psychiatrically adverb … English dictionary
psychiatric — adjective connected with the study and treatment of mental illness: He ll have to undergo psychiatric treatment at the hospital. | psychiatric unit psychiatrically / kli/ adverb … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
psychiatric — adjective relating to or used in or engaged in the practice of psychiatry (Freq. 1) psychiatric disorder psychiatric hospital • Syn: ↑psychiatrical • Pertains to noun: ↑psychiatry (for: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
psychiatric — adj. Psychiatric is used with these nouns: ↑assessment, ↑care, ↑clinic, ↑condition, ↑consultation, ↑diagnosis, ↑disability, ↑disorder, ↑disturbance, ↑evaluation, ↑examination, ↑ … Collocations dictionary