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inappetence

[in-ap-i-tuh ns] /ɪnˈæp ɪ təns/
noun
1.
lack of appetite.
Also, inappetency.
Origin
1685-1695
1685-95; in-3 + appetence
Related forms
inappetent, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for inappetency

inappetence

/ɪnˈæpɪtəns/
noun
1.
(rare) lack of appetite or desire
Derived Forms
inappetent, adjective
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inappetency in Medicine

inappetence in·ap·pe·tence (ĭn-āp'ĭ-təns)
n.
Lack of desire or appetite.


in·ap'pe·tent adj.
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