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alienation


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Estrangement or withdrawal from society or family. This may be a manifestation of a mental disorder or of social or political disaffection. When it occurs in a family or social group, it may include rejection of health care, and this can have adverse health implications for members of the family or social group other than those who feel directly alienated.

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