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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Obstacles to recognition of mental disease includes Stigma, Masked depression, Comorbid medical illness, time constraints besides inadequate medical education.
Another important category of depression is what used to be called masked depression.