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suffix     -mania pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    used with many nouns to make nouns meaning an extremely strong enthusiasm for something


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  2. 2
    used for making nouns describing a particular type of mental illness

    kleptomania (=a mental illness that makes you steal things)

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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