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Munchausen syndrome refers to a kind of disorder where an affected person fakes his or her own medical problems in Order to

Munchausen syndrome by proxy refers to a kind of disorder where an affected person fakes the medical problems of someone in his or her care in Order to gain attention.

The Munchausen's syndrome is an extreme form of factitious disorder in which the individual goes to great lengths to maintain a sick role.

The Munchhausen syndrome by proxy is a parenting disorder in which the parent either fabricates an illness or induces an illness in their child. 

Mundane realism is a degree to which an experiment is superficially similar to everyday situations.

- Muramyl Dipeptide (MDP) : Muramyl Dipeptide or MDP refers to a substance that raises body temperature, activates the immune system, and increases the amount of NREM sleep sleep when injected into animals.

Murder is defined as the unlawful or criminal, often intentional killing of a human being with malice aforethought by another person.
Murdrum refers to the killing of a human being in a secret manner.


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