-phrenia

aff. a combining form used in the names of mental conditions or states, as specified by the preceding element:
schizophrenia[/ex]
Etymology: < NL < Gk phren-, s. of phrḗn diaphragm, midriff, mind +-ia -ia

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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