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Synonyms for catatonia

a form of schizophrenia characterized by a tendency to remain in a fixed stuporous state for long periods

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She appeared on The Voice two years running alongside her friend and duet partner, Sir Tom Jones, and was the founding member of multi-million selling band Catatonia.
Aeromexico also apologised, and blamed Catatonia for the "discriminatory attitude" of the casting call.
Career: During the Britpop era, Catatonia were huge and Cerys became a household name.
Ironically, given that it was 20 years ago this year that he started writing songs with Catatonia singer Cerys Matthews, 2012 sees the musician at the heart of a new female-fronted outfit - The Earth.
Catatonia split in 2001, as Cerys left to pursue a solo career and the singer explained the future is all that matters to her.
Some Welsh, English, Irish and American songs, some old Catatonia tracks, classic old covers as well as songs I recorded on Cockahoop, Never Said Goodbye and the latest, Don't Look Down.
She smiled throughout, and whether you were a fan of Catatonia or her new country(ish) sound, a good time was had by all.
The 34-year-old former Catatonia star, who lives in Nashville, Tennessee, with husband Seth, has moved in with mother Pauline and surgeon father Phillip in the tiny village of Trevine, Pembroke shire.
Welsh rockers Catatonia have disappointed Midland music fans by pulling the plug on their British tour which was due to start in Birmingham next month.
Another was Private Freeman's velvet-clad and catpawed doctor, who disinterestedly slinked around these women as they fluctuated between struggle and catatonia.
Although many psychiatrists consider catatonia a rare variant of schizophrenia, it actually occurs across diagnostic categories, with an incidence as high as 15%-30%, Dr.
This week I have brighter news - Catatonia and The Cardigans have accepted their invitations.
Massive Attack have been nominated five times, while Mercury Album of the Year winner Gomez, Catatonia, Manic Street Preachers and Fatboy Slim each have three nominations.
Either they strangulate emotion into the cinematic equivalent of catatonia (The Myth of Fingerprints) or they shovel on the family eccentricity with a forklift (Home for the Holidays), celebrating the very craziness that sent them fleeing in terror from the nest and into ridiculously expensive film schools.