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cacopathy (s) (noun), cacopathies (pl)
An obsolete term for a severe affliction or malady: Jane's grandmother spoke of her dangerous illness as being a cacopathy.

Deeply puzzled by the cacopathy of the patient, the elderly and wise country doctor urged her to get lots of rest, drink only boiled water that had cooled, and to only eat fresh fruits and vegetables.