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appetite

noun [C] (NEED)    /ˈæp.ɪ.taɪt/
C2 the feeling of wanting or needing something: her appetite for adventure his insatiable sexual appetite I've read an excerpt of the book on the Web and it's whetted my appetite (= increased my interest in it).Feelings of desire
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