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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The administration of a specialized therapy for mental illness, particularly depression

Usage examples (23)
  • To begin, one needs to ask what psychiatrists actually mean when they call electroshock effective.
  • The Times obit states he even tried electroshock, which is just heartbreaking.
  • Still others may undergo electroconvulsive therapy (ECT), also called electroshock therapy.
  • The doc said in extreme cases it can require extreme measures, such as electroshock therapy. for more
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