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  • adj. Approaching starvation, emaciated and malnourished.
  • adj. Extremely hungry.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of starve.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, stripped of its leaves; without leaves or blossoms: noting a branch of a tree used as a bearing.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. suffering from lack of food
  • adj. extremely hungry

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