ELAVIL

Trade name for amitriptyline.

ENDOGAMY

Marrying within your kinship, caste, religious or social group. Compare exogamy.

ENTROPY (literally “turning toward or turning inward”)

A diminished capacity for spontaneous change; the inability to translate psychic or physical energy into a new form.In its psychiatric use the term is...

ESCAPE FROM REALITY

Defense action by using fantasy to avoid conflicts and problems. See flight from reality.

EXTERNAL SENSE

The sensory system depending on external stimulation. See exit receptor.

ECTO-

Combining form of outer or outside.

EMERGENT EVOLUTION

Theory that new phenomena eveolve from the interaction of ancestral events but can't be reduced to them.

EXERCISE ADDICTION

Being devoted and dependent on exercise.

EXPERIMENTAL EPILEPSY

Causing an epileptic attack in animal.

ECA SURVEY

Abbreviation for Epidemologic catchement area survey.

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