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anorexic

adjective uk   /ˌæn.əˈrek.sɪk/ (also anorectic,   /ˌæn.ərˈek.tɪk/    /-əˈrek-/) us  
suffering from or relating to anorexia: She looks anorexic to me.Diets and dietingMental and psychiatric disordersThin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin

anorexic

noun [C] uk   /ˌæn.əˈrek.sɪk/ (also anorectic) us  
a person who suffers from anorexia: Anorexics tend to be obsessional and perfectionist.Diets and dietingMental and psychiatric disordersThin or slender (of people)Not fit and healthyNarrow and thin
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