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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Propensity to seek or take nourishment, to eat and drink: first and still chiefly used by phrenologists.
  • noun The organ of the brain that is said to communicate the pleasure which arises from eating and drinking, and which prompts the taking of nourishment. Its supposed seat is in the region of the zygomatic fossa. See phrenology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Chiefly in Phrenol. The instinct or faculty of appetite for food.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The state or quality of being alimentive.
  • noun The instinct or faculty of appetite for food.

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