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Definition of the noun alienism

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noun - plural: alienisms

  1. an obsolete term for the study and treatment of mental illness
  2. the quality of being alien

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  1. The fact or position of being an alien; alienage.
  2. [archaic] The study or treatment of mental disorders; psychiatry.

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Google previewThe Complete Universe of Memes (2002)

Branches of Reality on the Reality Tree by Lloyd H. Whitling

of freedom but symbolizes impoverishment in some cultures; separistic alienism is a part of the DEMON's teachings that free— dom is found exterior to our minds. Any deed or manifestation of thought that will show any grouping of humanity ...

Google previewA Digest of the Decisions of All the Courts of the State of New York (1893)

by Frank Frederick Brightly

Alienism is an impediment to taking ...

Google previewCondensed Digest of the Court of Appeals Reports of the State of New York (1882)

As Reported in Sickel's Reports, Twenty-three Volumes, Volumes XVIII to XXXXV Inclusive, of the New York Reports. [1875-1881] by Charles Hood Mills

Alienism is an impediment to taking lands by descent only when it comes between the stock of descent and the person claiming to .take. Idem. 0. The descent between brothers or a brother and sister, is immediate, and is not impeded by the ...

Google previewA Digest of the Decisions of the Courts of the State of New York (1884)

From the Earliest Period 1794 to 1884, Embracing Not Only All the Reported Cases Contained in the Regular Series of Reports, But Also Those in the Practice Reports, and the Legal Periodicals of the Day, with a Table of Overruled and Reversed Cases

Alienism is an impediment to taking ...

Google previewThe American and English Encyclopedia of Law (1887)

by John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland

Alienism is an impediment ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

ism, welfarism, witticism, Yankeeism, Yiddishism, Zionism; absenteeism, absolutism, achromatism, aestheticism, Africanism, agnosticism, alcoholism, alienism, allotropism, amateurism, Anabaptism, anabolism, anachronism, Anglicanism, ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Alienism, al'-yen-izm. The science of mental disorders. Alienist, al'-yen-ist. One who treats mental diseases. Aliferous, al-if"-er-ous. Having wings. Aliform. al'-if- orm. Having the shape of a wing. Aliment, al'-im-ent. Nourishment; food. Alimentary ...

Google previewA Law Dictionary and Glossary (1893)

Primarily for the Use of Students, But Adapted Also to the Use of the Profession at Large by J. Kendrick Kinney

Alifit, Alienism. The state, condition or character of an alien. Alieuuee, alien-nee, / . fr. An alien born ; a plea of alienage. A l it u us, L In civil and old English law. Another's ; belonging to another; the property of another. Of another; done by ...

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language : Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific, and Technical Homophonic Words, to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

* 5203 — Lonesome, alienism. * * 5204 — Lancer.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders (2009)

by Richard Noll

alienism An obsolete 19th-century term for the study and treatment of mental diseases.

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Alienism. The science of mental disorders. HartfäEftfavT, *farfafasma, Hārānfāna, HHRT (Im TT start: 3T. KIRT Alienist. One who treats mental diseases; psychiatrist . Tiranfeifawa E, Härömfäärsst, HTHREE trif Hå faffir-T Fú ar" Aliferous. Having ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1I1E1N1I1S1M3

The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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