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orexis

[ôrek′sis]
Etymology: Gk, longing
1 desire, appetite.
2 the aspect of the mind involving feeling and striving as contrasted with the intellectual aspect.
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One team of researchers, headed by Takeshi Sakurai, named the peptides orexin-A and orexin-B (from the Latin word, orexis, meaning "appetite").
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For Aquinas, it is the first of all the emotions and is located in the affective orexis (the concupiscible appetite).
But many health experts are sceptical about orthorexia which comes from the Greek orthos, (which means correct or right), and orexis (appetite).
Yanagisawa, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, and his colleagues named the proteins orexins, after orexis, the Greek word for hunger.
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JOSH HAYES, "The Desire of Dasein: Heidegger's Interpretation of Aristotelian Orexis.