A severe psychiatric condition, often associated with schizophrenia, characterized by a tendency to remain in a rigid state of stupor for long periods which give way to short periods of extreme agitation(noun) एक गंभीर मानसिक स्थिति, जो अक्सर सिज़ोफ्रेनिया से जुड़ी होती है, जिसमें लंबे समय तक कठोर अवस्था में रहने की प्रवृत्ति होती है, जो चरम आंदोलन की छोटी अवधि का रास्ता देती है
Examples of word catatonia
Moderate-dose PCP reactions conform most closely to the type we call catatonia—disturbances of body posture and speech.
He kept thinking there must be something that he had not tried, that her catatonia was a condition he could change if he could just figure out what was needed.
In 1934, Stauder coined the term lethal catatonia to characterize an acute, intense excitement state, combining features of mania and delirium, that was associated with fever often high and catatonic signs.
If the FDA accepts the panel's recommendation, the agency will require testing for all uses except "catatonia" which was recommended for Category II, requiring less stringent testing.
Strangled to a kind of catatonia, she falls upon a daybed and has her throat slashed - by this point it is unclear whether that is adding insult to injury or vice versa.