[in-vuh-loo-shuh-nl] /ˌɪn vəˈlu ʃə nl/
of, relating to, or characteristic of :
a person who suffers from .
noun, Psychiatry. 1. (formerly) extreme depression related to menopause or, less frequently, the male climacteric. involutional melancholia n. A form of depression that occurs in late middle age, sometimes accompanied by paranoia.
- Involutional psychosis
involutional psychosis n. A mental disturbance occurring during menopause or later life, characterized chiefly by depression.
[in-volv] /ɪnˈvɒlv/ verb (used with object), involved, involving. 1. to include as a necessary circumstance, condition, or consequence; imply; entail: This job involves long hours and hard work. 2. to engage or employ. 3. to affect, as something within the scope of operation. 4. to include, contain, or comprehend within itself or its scope. 5. […]
[in-volvd] /ɪnˈvɒlvd/ adjective 1. very intricate or complex: an involved reply. 2. implicated: involved in crime. 3. concerned in some affair, especially in a way likely to cause danger or unpleasantness: I didn’t call the police because I didn’t want to get involved. 4. committed or engaged, as in a political cause or artistic movement: […]