hypo alimentation

hypoalimentation

[hahy-poh-al-uh-men-tey-shuhn]
noun Pathology.
insufficient or inadequate nourishment.
Also called subalimentation.


Origin:
hypo- + alimentation

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hypoalimentation hy·po·al·i·men·ta·tion (hī'pō-āl'ə-měn-tā'shən)
n.
A condition of insufficient nourishment.

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