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split personality in Psychology, psychiatry topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsplit personalityˌsplit personˈality noun [countable]  MPa condition in which someone has two very different ways of behaving
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split personalityAnd he accused her of having a split personality.As tonight attests, a tape of two halves was the product of a band with a split personality.Schizophrenia is classified as a functional psychosis and split personality as a dissociative hysterical neurosis, as different as tonsillitis and appendicitis.