Definitions

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  • n. psychalgia; non-physical pain

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Psychalgia.

Etymologies

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From phren- + -algia.

Examples

  • Along with the neuralgia, as it was then labelled - the more advanced neuro-pathology of to-day would probably give it another name - phrenalgia, or mind pain returned, very acutely, but this time it did not become delusional, but was connected with her bodily sufferings.

    New Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle

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