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justice

n. the impartial and fair settlement of conflict and differences, typically by legal process and the imposition of proportionate punishment. See also commonsense justice; procedural justice; restorative justice.

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unipolar mania

unipolar mania

a disorder in which only excitement, overactivity, and similar euphoric symptoms are seen. This is a rare condition, as such manic episodes tend eventually to be followed by one or more major depressive episodes.