Definition of preschizophrenic in English:

preschizophrenic

noun

  • A person showing symptoms typical of the period prior to the onset of schizophrenia. Also (with the): such persons collectively.

adjective

  • Of or relating to the period prior to the onset of schizophrenia.

Origin

1930s. From pre- + schizophrenic.

Pronunciation

preschizophrenic

/priːˌskɪtsəˈfrɛnɪk/