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Definition of post-traumatic stress disorder noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

post-traumatic stress disorder

 noun
noun
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; NAmE
 
[uncountable] (medical) Mental and emotional problems
 
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a medical condition in which a person suffers mental and emotional problems resulting from an experience that shocked them very much See related entries: Mental and emotional problems
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: post-traumatic stress disorder