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bulimia

noun [U] uk   /bʊˌlɪm.i.ə/ /-ˈliː.mi-/ us  
a mental illness in which someone eats in an uncontrolled way and in large amounts, then vomits intentionally
bulimic
noun [C], adjective uk   /bʊˈlɪm.ɪk/ /-ˈliː.mɪk/ us  
Translations of “bulimia”
in Spanish bulimia…
in French boulimie…
in German die Bulemie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貪食症, 食慾過盛…
in Russian булимия…
in Turkish kusma hastalığı, yeme-çıkarma rahatsızlığı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 贪食症, 食欲过盛…
in Polish bulimia…
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