trauma

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. traumatism, injury; shock. See deterioration, disease.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. shock, injury, wound, ordeal; see injury 1 .
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
shock, blow, injury, wound, jolt, bombshell, upset, *emotional minefield, ordeal, stress.
IV
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun 1. Marked tissue damage, especially when produced by physical injury: traumatism, wound. See HELP. 2. Psychiatry. Something that jars the mind or emotions: blow2, jolt, shock1. See STRIKE.

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