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manual

(By hand), adjective by use of the hands, each one, hand-operated, not automated, not automatic, old fashioned, without technology
Associated concepts: manual labor, manual rates

manual

(Guidebook), noun comprehensive book, exxrcise book, guidebook, handbook, how-to book, reference book, standard, step-by-step analysis, text, textbook
Associated concepts: buyer's manual
See also: directory, hornbook, pandect

MANUAL. That which is employed or used by the hand, of which a present profit may be made. Things in the manual occupation of the owner cannot be distrained for rent. Vide Tools.

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The publication of the third edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (American Psychiatric Association, 1980) soon after Kohut's and Kernberg's work marked the official recognition of narcissistic personality disorder as a valid diagnosis.
To a cacophony of boos, so-whats and even a few cheers, the American Psychiatric Association released the fifth edition of its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM-5, on May 18 at its annual meeting in San Francisco.
assemble 26 chapters by specialists in psychology, psychiatry, counseling, addiction, and mental health from North America and Europe who explain the five-factor model of personality, noting the expected shift in the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders toward this conceptual position.
In a damning analysis of an upcoming revision of the influential Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), psychologists, psychiatrists and mental health experts said that its new categories and "tick-box" diagnosis systems were at best "silly" and at worst "worrying and dangerous,"
The more resistant the individual and the stronger the individual circumstances meet the criteria relative to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (4th ed.
In particular, the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders III-R contains diagnostic codes for both sadism and masochism.
Diagnoses are based on diagnostic criteria contained in the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV(TM)), 4th edition.
Bond (1995) indicated that in order for the diagnostic criteria to be met, an individual must have a major mental disorder, as indicated by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders of the American Psychological Association (1994).
It organizes specific disorders recognized by the American Psychiatric Association in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), as well as other mental health conditions, diagnostic procedures and techniques, therapies, psychiatric meditations, alternative treatments, legal concerns and related topics.
London, March 18 (ANI): Psychiatrists are urging authorities to list melancholia as a distinct disease of the mind in the 2013 edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.
They expanded the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) from a thin, spiral-bound publication to a weighty manual.
One year later the APA removed homosexuality from its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.

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