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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease).

Usage examples (36)
  • I think that emaciation is more often a sign of victimhood than cruelty.
  • The most visible problems, such as emaciation are the result of sheer emotional neglect.
  • Furthermore, Brown said FEMA suffered "emaciation" because anti-terror operations had become a priority for the administration.
  • Little wandering, emigration, or emaciation is noticed. for more
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