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bulimia (nervosa)

noun [U]    /buˈli·mi·ə (nərˈvoʊ·sə), -ˈlɪm·i·ə/ medical
a condition in which a person eats extremely large amounts of food in a short time and then vomits intentionally : Bulimia is really an eating disorder , and it affects mostly females .
(Definition of bulimia (nervosa) noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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