Definition of Alienist in English :

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Alienist meaning in English

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Alienist

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Noun

1. alienist

a psychiatrist and specialist in the legal aspects of mental illness

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Alienist

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noun
1. US
a psychiatrist who specializes in the legal aspects of mental illness
2. obsolete
a person who practises alienism

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Alienist

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noun
Obsolete
psychiatrist, esp. one who testifies in a court of law

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Alienist

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n.
A physician who evaluates the competence of defendants to stand trial.

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