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Medical Term:

asthenic personality

 

Definition: an older term for a personality type characterized by low energy level, easy fatigability, incapacity for enjoyment, lack of enthusiasm, and oversensitivity to physical and emotional stress.

Synonym(s): asthenic personality disorder

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