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- n. A gradual loss of flesh due to disease.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A wasting away; a gradual losing of flesh by disease.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A wasting away or consumption of the body by disease; emaciation; tabescence; tabes.
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