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mental meaning

EN[ˈmɛntəl]
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WMental
  • Mental refers to aspects of, or things related to, the mind; or, in anatomy, the region of the chin, e.g. People who act in a way characteristic of mental disorder; this is often used pejoratively. Mental (TV series), a 2009 television series produced by Fox Telecolombia
  • NounPLmentalsPREmé-
    1. (zoology) A plate or scale covering the mentum or chin of a fish or reptile.
    2. Adjective
      1. Of or relating to the mind or an intellectual process.
        1. COL (comparable) Insane, mad, crazy.
          1. He is the most mental freshman I've seen yet.  He went mental on us. ‎
        2. COL (Britain, comparable) Enjoyable; fun.
          1. That was a mental party last night. ‎
        3. (anatomy) Of or relating to the chin or median part of the lower jaw, genial.
          1. the mental nerve;  the mental region ‎
        4. (biology) Of or relating to the chin-like or lip-like structure.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • She finds her mental illness very difficult to cope with.
            • he took a mental inventory of his supplies ‎; she took careful notes ‎
            • Make a mental note of it or write it on a stick note.
          2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
            • Mental rotation task performance results suggest that the ELF MF exposure studied here (60 Hz, 3000 μT) modulates associated neuroprocessing, although the behavioural outcome is not altered.

        Meaning of mental for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "mental" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
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