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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A morbid or insane dread of eating. An aversion to food.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A version to food; refusal to take nourishment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Morbid or insane aversion to food. Also sitiophobia.


From sito- + -phobia < Greek, σῖτος (sitos, "food") and φόβια (phobia, "fear"). (Wiktionary)



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