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  • orthopsychiatrist — noun see orthopsychiatry …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • orthopsychiatrist — See orthopsychiatric. * * * …   Universalium

  • orthopsychiatrist — or·tho·psy·chi·a·trist .ȯr thə sə kī ə trəst, (.)sī n a specialist in orthopsychiatry …   Medical dictionary

  • orthopsychiatrist — n. expert in treatment of behavior problems in children É”rθəʊsaɪ kaɪətrɪst / ɔːθ …   English contemporary dictionary

  • orthopsychiatrist — or·tho·psychiatrist …   English syllables

  • orthopsychiatrist — “+ noun : a specialist in orthopsychiatry * * * orˈthopsychiatrist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ortho …   Useful english dictionary

  • orthopsychiatry — noun Date: circa 1927 psychiatry concerned especially with the prevention and treatment of mental and behavioral disorders in youth • orthopsychiatric adjective • orthopsychiatrist noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • orthopsychiatry — orthopsychiatric /awr thoh suy kee a trik/, orthopsychiatrical, adj. orthopsychiatrist, n. /awr thoh si kuy euh tree, suy /, n. an approach to psychiatry concerned with the study and treatment of behavioral disorders, esp. of young people. [1920… …   Universalium

  • orthopsychiatry — /ˌɔθoʊsəˈkaɪətri/ (say .awthohsuh kuyuhtree) noun the science that concerns itself with the study and treatment of behaviour disorders, especially of young people. –orthopsychiatric /ˌɔθoʊsaɪkiˈætrɪk/ (say .awthohsuykee atrik), orthopsychiatrical …   Australian English dictionary

  • orthopsychiatry — [ôr΄thəsī kī′ə trē] n. [ ORTHO + PSYCHIATRY] the study and treatment of disorders of behavior and personality, with emphasis on prevention through a clinical approach orthopsychiatric [ôr΄thəsī΄kē a′trik] adj. orthopsychiatrist n …   English World dictionary

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