Meaning of NEURASTHENIA in English

NEURASTHENIA

n.

Pronunciation: ˌ nu ̇ r- ə s- ' th ē -n ē - ə , ˌ nyu ̇ r-

Function: noun

Etymology: New Latin

Date: circa 1856

: a psychological disorder marked especially by easy fatigability and often by lack of motivation, feelings of inadequacy, and psychosomatic symptoms ― compare CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME

– neur · as · then · ic \ - ' the-nik, - ' th ē - \ adjective or noun

– neur · as · then · i · cal · ly \ -ni-k( ə -)l ē \ adverb

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