monomaniacal

[ mon-uh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh ]SEE DEFINITION OF monomaniacal
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And he was no madman, no victim of a monomaniacal obsession.

Hysterical, like epileptic, subjects often suffer from melancholia or monomaniacal delirium.

All I wanted was to satisfy myself that I was free from a monomaniacal illusion.

WORD ORIGIN

"insanity in regard to a single subect or class of subjects," 1820, probably on model of earlier French monomanie, from Modern Latin monomania, from Greek monos "single, alone" (see mono-) + mania (see mania).

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