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in·sane

(in-sān'), This is a legal term referring to mental incompetence and moral irresponsibility but having no specific medical meaning.
1. Of unsound mind; severely mentally impaired; deranged; crazy.
2. Relating to insanity.
[L. in- neg. + sanus, sound, sane]

insane

[insān′]
Etymology: L, in, not, sanus, sound
a legal term describing unsound, diseased, or deranged mental functioning, particularly as it pertains to a person who is unable to provide adequate self-care if there is a need to protect the patient and the public from each other. In the United States the precise definition of this legal term varies from state to state.
Referring to unsoundness of mind; non compos mentis

insane

adjective Referring to unsoundness of mind; non compos mentis, dangerously fruity or nutty. See Insanity.

in·sane

(in-sān')
1. Of unsound mind; severely mentally impaired; deranged.
2. Relating to insanity.
[L. in- neg. + sanus, sound, sane]
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Even more compelling was the menacing threat that Possum growled, his jaws close-guarding the bone, eyes blazing insanely, the hair rising stiffly on his neck.
On certain days he was afraid that anyone addressing him suddenly in a certain way would make him scream out insanely a lot of filthy abuse.
Pickwick, taking off his hat and dashing it on the floor, and insanely casting his spectacles into the middle of the kitchen.
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