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- n. melancholy, mournfulness
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Insanity marked by an extreme degree of melancholy.
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The +chronic form+ is the most common, which corresponds to the _+melancholia+ of +Pinel+, or the +lypemania+ of +Esquirol+, terminating in +dementia+.
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