depression

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depression

noun debasement, decline, deflation, depreciation, despondence, despondency, dispiritedness, dolefulness, economic decline, gloom, lowering, lowness, maeror, sinking, slump
Associated concepts: economic depression
See also: anguish, curtailment, decrease, distress, pessimism, prostration
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We used two hierarchical regression analyses to investigate predictors of cognitive-affective and somatic depression.
To examine the relationship between somatization tendency and help-seeking behavior, a correlation coefficient between a CES-D-K subscale score measuring somatic depression and a total score of the ATSPHS was calculated for each sample.