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hypochondria


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hypochondria  \Hy`po*chon"dri*a\,  n.  [NL.]  (Med.) 
  Hypochondriasis;  melancholy;  the  blues. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hypochondrium  \Hy`po*chon"dri*um\,  n.;  pl  L.  {Hypochondria},  E. 
  {Hypochondriums}.  [L.,  fr  Gr  ?,  from  ?  under  the  cartilage 
  of  the  breastbone;  ?  under  +  ?  cartilage.]  (Anat.) 
  Either  of  the  hypochondriac  regions. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hypochondria 
  n  :  chronic  and  abnormal  anxiety  about  imaginary  symptoms  and 
  ailments  [syn:  {hypochondriasis}] 




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