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-mania

 
word element [Gr.], obsessive preoccupation with something.
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-mania

(mā'nē-ă),
An abnormal love for, or morbid impulse toward, some specific object, place, or action.
[G. frenzy]
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-mania

Suffix indicating an abnormal love for, or morbid impulse toward, some specific object, place, or action.
[G. frenzy]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

-mania

Suffix denoting exaggerated feeling for, compulsion towards, or obsession with.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

-mania

Suffix denoting an abnormal love for, or morbid impulse toward, some specific object, place, or action.
[G. frenzy]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012