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- adj. Naturally lacking in vital power or energy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Imperfectly vitalized; having naturally but little vital power or energy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Deficient in vitality; not normally vital.
The upper jaw at the same time fails to expand laterally: in vigorous organisms it spreads out boldly, and the teeth stand square and with space enough; whereas in subvitalized persons it remains narrow, as in the child, so that the large front teeth are crowded, or slanted forward, or thrown out of line.