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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ma·nia /ˈmeniə, njə/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ma·nia /ˈmenɪə, njə/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ma·ni·a n.
 1. Violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity.  Cf. Delirium.
 2. Excessive or unreasonable desire; insane passion affecting one or many people; as, the tulip mania.
 Mania a potu , madness from drinking; delirium tremens.
 Syn: -- Insanity; derangement; madness; lunacy; alienation; aberration; delirium; frenzy. See Insanity.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action
           [syn: passion, cacoethes]
      2: a mood disorder; an affective disorder in which the victim
         tends to respond excessively and sometimes violently [syn:
          manic disorder]