eupepsy

eupepsia

[yoo-pep-shuh, -see-uh]
noun
good digestion (opposed to dyspepsia ).
Also, eupepsy [yoo-pep-see] .


Origin:
1700–10; < Neo-Latin < Greek eupepsía good digestion, equivalent to eu- eu- + péps(is) digestion + -ia -ia

eupeptic [yoo-pep-tik] , adjective
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eupepsia or eupepsy (juːˈpɛpsɪə, juːˈpɛpsɪ)
 
n
physiol good digestion
 
[C18: from New Latin, from Greek, from eu- + pepsis digestion, from peptein to digest]
 
eupepsy or eupepsy
 
n
 
[C18: from New Latin, from Greek, from eu- + pepsis digestion, from peptein to digest]
 
eupeptic or eupepsy
 
adj

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eupepsia eu·pep·si·a (yōō-pěp'sē-ə, -shə)
n.
Good digestion.

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