Anorexy
Anorexia An`o*rex"i*a, Anorexy An"o*rex`y . [Gr. ?; 'an priv. + ? desire, appetite, ? desire.] (Med.) Want of appetite, without a loathing of food. --Coxe. [1913 Webster]

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