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hysterics

an attack of hysteria
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hysterics

[hi′ster·iks]
(psychology)
Attack of hysteria.
Extreme display of emotions.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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