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Noun
1. depressionMedicine, etc. term
Wikipedia definition
2. Major depressive disorderMajor depressive disorder (MDD) (also known as recurrent depressive disorder, clinical depression, major depression, unipolar depression, or unipolar disorder) is a mental disorder characterized by an all-encompassing low mood accompanied by low self-esteem, and by loss of interest or pleasure in normally enjoyable activities. This cluster of symptoms was named, described and classified as one of the mood disorders in the 1980 edition of the American Psychiatric Association's diagnostic manual.
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Other forms
鬱病 【うつびょう】欝病 【うつびょう】ウツ病 【ウツびょう】

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