GRE Word List

PSYCHOPATHIC

pertaining to mental dearrangement; N. psychopath: person with an antisocial personality disorder

The meaning of the word psychopathic is pertaining to mental dearrangement; N. psychopath: person with an antisocial personality disorder.

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