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English definition of “anorexia”


noun [U]     /ˌænərˈeksiə/ (also anorexia nervosa,   /ænərˌeksiənɜːˈvəʊsə/   )
a mental illness in which someone refuses to eat and becomes very thin Diets and dietingHungry and thirstyMental and psychiatric disorders
(Definition of anorexia noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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