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split personality

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Multiple personality. No longer in scientific use.
  • n. Schizophrenia. No longer in scientific use.

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  • n. the supposed psychological syndrome in which two or more personalities exist in the same person

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a relatively rare dissociative disorder in which the usual integrity of the personality breaks down and two or more independent personalities emerge

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Examples

  • Indeed, the split personality of Imperial Germany was almost perfectly mirrored by the personality of the kaiser: one moment, warm, sentimental, and outgoing; the next, blustering, threatening, and vengeful.

    Castles of Steel

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