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multiple personality disorder (MPD)

 a dissociative disorder, whereby two or more distinct and separatepersonalities are manifested within the same individual, each displaying different interests, memories andbehaviour patterns.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.