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alienism

(1) Mental disorder.
(2) An obsolete term for the study of mental disorders (i.e., psychiatry).  (3) Asplenia.
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29) When Seamus MacManus included the poem in his 1951 anthology, We Sang for Ireland, he described Milligan as poet who managed to smash 'the shackles of alienism whereunto she was born'.
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