parorexia

parorexia

 [par″o-rek´se-ah]
disordered appetite, with craving for unusual foods. The term is sometimes used synonymously with pica.
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par·o·rex·i·a

(par'ō-rek'sē-ă),
An abnormal or disordered appetite.
[para- + G. orexis, appetite]
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par·o·rex·i·a

(par'ō-rek'sē-ă)
An abnormal or disordered appetite.
[para- + G. orexis, appetite]
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parorexia

(par-o-rek'se-a) [? + orexis, appetite]
An abnormal craving for unusual foods.
See: pica; taste
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