Pronunciation: (skit'sō), [key]
—n., pl. schiz•os,
a schizophrenic or schizoid person.
1. schizophrenic or schizoid.
2. crazy; wildly eccentric; lunatic. Also,schitzo,schitz,schiz (for defs. 1, 2).
a combining form meaning “split,” used in the formation of compound words: schizogenetic. Also, esp. before a vowel,schiz-.
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