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1. anorexia

noun. ['ˌænɝˈɛksiːə'] a prolonged disorder of eating due to loss of appetite.

Synonyms

  • anorexia nervosa

Etymology

  • ἀνορεξία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word anorexia-nervosa


1. Noun Phrase
Severe protein-calorie malnutrition -- which may occur in people with anorexia nervosa -- can also lead to neutropenia.

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People diagnosed with anorexia nervosa might also benefit from having an enhanced appetite.

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People with mental health issues including anorexia nervosa (loss of appetite) and depression should not take phentermine.

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Thin hair and brittle nails can also be the result of eating disorders, especially anorexia nervosa.

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