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- n. Starvation; the fact or process of being famished.
- n. Famine.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. State of being famished.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The pain of extreme hunger or thirst; extremity from want of food.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a state of extreme hunger resulting from lack of essential nutrients over a prolonged period
From famish + -ment. (Wiktionary)