- good digestion (opposed to dyspepsia).
Also eu·pep·sy [yoo-pep-see] /ˈyu pɛp si/.
Origin of eupepsia
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Examples from the Web for eupeptic
For all his simple diet he is not so eupeptic as Chesterton.Six Major Prophets
Edwin Emery Slosson
Every chance-comer was instantaneously gauged as dyspeptic or eupeptic, friend or foe.
He tells me the right way to plant potatoes and prune apple-trees, and our communion is blest with eupeptic content.The Affable Stranger
On the problem of Death, except in masquerade of robes and wings, his eupeptic temperament never allowed him to dwell.Life of Robert Browning
I did not sleep much, for I was strung too high with expectation, and I envied Blenkiron his now eupeptic slumbers.Greenmantle
- physiol good digestion
C18: from New Latin, from Greek, from eu- + pepsis digestion, from peptein to digest
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
- Digesting well; having a good digestion.
- Conducive to digestion.
- Good digestion.
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