alienism definition

  • noun:
    • See alienage.
    • the simple fact or position of being an alien; alienage.
    • The study or remedy for psychological problems; psychiatry.
    • The condition or legal condition of an alien; alienage.
    • the research or treatment of conditions associated with head.
    • their state to be an alien.
    • the analysis and remedy for psychological diseases.
    • an obsolete term for the study and treatment of mental disease
    • the caliber of being alien

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