bone disease resulting from dietary deficiency.
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hunger osteopathyA nonspecific term for any diet-related bone disease, which may encompass the osteomalacia of rickets, anorexia nervosa (or starvation-related osteopenia) and/or osteoporosis, as well as other conditions.
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al·i·men·ta·ry os·te·op·a·thy(ali-mentăr-ē ostē-opă-thē)
Bone disease resulting from dietary deficiency.
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