• word of the day

    catatonia

    catatonia - Dictionary definition and meaning for word catatonia

    Definition
    (noun) extreme tonus; muscular rigidity; a common symptom in catatonic schizophrenia Definition
    (noun) a form of schizophrenia characterized by a tendency to remain in a fixed stuporous state for long periods; the catatonia may give way to short periods of extreme excitement
Connect with us on Facebook