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pseudomania

Pronunciation: su'do-ma'ne-a

Definition:

  1. A factitious mental disorder.
  2. A mental disorder in which the patient falsely claims to have committed a crime.
  3. Generally, the morbid impulse to falsify or lie, as in pseudologia.
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