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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.
(Definition of anorexia from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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