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mimesis 1. Hysterical simulation of organic disease. 2. The symptomatic imitation of one organic disease by another. Origin:... Read More


neuromimesis An obsolete term for hysterical or neurotic simulation of disease. Origin: neuro-- G. Mimesis,... Read More


mimicry 1. The act or practice of one who mimics; ludicrous imitation for sport or ridicule. 2. (Science: biology)... Read More