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Spanish translation of “anorexia”

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anorexia

noun /ˌanəˈreksiə/
(also anorexia nervosa /-neː(r)ˈvousə/) (medical ) an abnormal fear of being fat that makes people, especially girls and young women, starve themselves
anorexia
She suffers from anorexia and refuses to eat.
anorexic adjective, noun ( anorectic) (medical) suffering from anorexia nervosa; a person who suffers from anorexia
anoréxico
Anorexics often think they are too fat She looks so thin because she is anorectic.
Translations of “anorexia”
in Russian анорексия…
in Turkish iştahsızlık, anoreksiya, yemek yiyememek…
in Polish anoreksja…
(Definition of anorexia from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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