Apositic
Apositic Ap`o*sit"ic, a. [Gr. ?; ? from + ? food.] (Med.) Destroying the appetite, or suspending hunger. [1913 Webster]

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  • apositic — apositˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑apositia * * * apositic, a. Med. (æpəʊˈsɪtɪk) [ad. Gr. ἀποσῑτικός, f. ἀπόσῑτος without appetite, f. ἀπό away from + σῖτος food.] Tending to diminish appetite; causing apositia or distaste for food. in Mayne… …   Useful english dictionary

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