is an umbrella term used to describe features which are typically associated with major depressive episodes such as- mood swings, excessive guilt feelings, loss of appetite and therefore the loss of weight if prolonged and general psychomotor agitation.

MELANCHOLIC FEATURES: "Major depressive patients who suffer from the characteristic symptoms are otherwise known as melancholic features."
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