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  • 1hunger disease — hungry disease excessive hunger accompanied by weakness and nervousness caused by the hypoglycemia of hyperinsulinism …

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  • 2voracious — voracious, gluttonous, ravenous, ravening, rapacious can all mean excessively greedy and can all apply to persons, their appetites and reactions, or their behavior. Voracious implies habitual gorging with food or drink, or with whatever satisfies …

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  • 3Polyphagia — SignSymptom infobox Name = Polyphagia ICD10 = ICD10|R|63|2|r|50 ICD9 = ICD9|783.6 Polyphagia is a compound word which literally means eating too much. It derives from the Greek words πολύ (poli) which means very much , and φαΐ (fai) which means… …

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  • 4Maarat al-Numaan — Ma arrat an Nu man معرة النعمان Maarat al Numaan Great Mosque of Ma arrat an Nu man …

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  • 5Hippocratic — Hip po*crat ic, a. Of or pertaining to Hippocrates, or to his teachings. [1913 Webster] {Hippocratic face} [L. facies Hippocratica], the change produced in the countenance by death, or long sickness, excessive evacuations, excessive hunger, and… …

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  • 6Hippocratic face — Hippocratic Hip po*crat ic, a. Of or pertaining to Hippocrates, or to his teachings. [1913 Webster] {Hippocratic face} [L. facies Hippocratica], the change produced in the countenance by death, or long sickness, excessive evacuations, excessive… …

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  • 7voracious — adjective Etymology: Latin vorac , vorax, from vorare to devour; akin to Old English ācweorran to guzzle, Latin gurges whirlpool, Greek bibrōskein to devour Date: 1635 1. having a huge appetite ; ravenous 2. excessively eager ; insatiable < a&#8230; …

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  • 8Hippocrates — Infobox Person name =Hippocrates of Kos (Greek: polytonic|Ἱπποκράτης) image size = 240px caption = Engraving by Peter Paul Rubens, 1638, courtesy of the National Library of Medicine. [ Harvnb|National Library of Medicine|2006 ] birth date = ca.&#8230; …

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  • 9Hippocratic face — The Hippocratic face ( facies Hippocratica in Latin) is the change produced in the face by impending death,cite web |url=http://www.mercksource.com/pp/us/cns/cns hl dorlands split.jsp?pg=/ppdocs/us/common/dorlands/dorland/nine/18770921.htm |title …

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  • 10Topiramate — drugbox IUPAC name = 2,3:4,5 Bis O (1 methylethylidene) beta D fructopyranose sulfamate width = 191 CAS number = 97240 79 4 ATC prefix = N03 ATC suffix = AX11 ATC supplemental = PubChem = 5284627 DrugBank = APRD00237 C = 12 | H = 21 | N = 1 | O …

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  • 11Ala (demon) — An ala or hala (plural: ale or hali ) [Singular and plural forms of the demon’s name, with pronunciations in the IPA (see ):A belief from the Leskovac region states the ala is a monster with an enormous mouth who holds in her hand a big wooden&#8230; …

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  • 12Осада Маарры — Осада Маары Первый крестовый поход …

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  • 13greediness — n. 1. Voracity, ravenousness, gluttony, excessive hunger. 2. Eagerness, longing, greed, avidity, intense desire. 3. Grasping, graspingness, avarice, rapacity, selfishness …

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  • 14Agriculture and Food Supplies — ▪ 2007 Introduction Bird flu reached Europe and Africa, and concerns over BSE continued to disrupt trade in beef. An international vault for seeds was under construction on an Arctic island. Stocks of important food fish species were reported&#8230; …

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  • 15Overpopulation — Graph of human population from 10,000 BC–2000 AD showing the unprecedented population growth since the 19th century Overpopulation is a condition where an organism s numbers exceed the carrying capacity of its habitat. The term often refers to&#8230; …

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  • 16Economic Affairs — ▪ 2006 Introduction In 2005 rising U.S. deficits, tight monetary policies, and higher oil prices triggered by hurricane damage in the Gulf of Mexico were moderating influences on the world economy and on U.S. stock markets, but some other&#8230; …

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  • 17drug use — Introduction       use of drugs for psychotropic rather than medical purposes. Among the most common psychotropic drugs are opiates ( opium, morphine, heroin), hallucinogens (LSD, mescaline, psilocybin), barbiturates, cocaine, amphetamines,&#8230; …

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  • 18Hyperglycemia — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Hyperglycemia ICD10 = R73.9 ICD9 = ICD9|790.6 Hyperglycemia, hyperglycaemia, or high blood sugar is a condition in which an excessive amount of glucose circulates in the blood plasma. This is generally a blood&#8230; …

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  • 19literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.&#8230; …

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  • 20nutritional disease — Introduction       any of the nutrient related diseases and conditions that cause illness in humans. They may include deficiencies or excesses in the diet, obesity and eating disorders, and chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease,&#8230; …

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