inappetence

[ in-ap-i-tuh ns ]
/ ɪnˈæp ɪ təns /

noun

lack of appetite.
Also in·ap·pe·ten·cy.

Origin of inappetence

First recorded in 1685–95; in-3 + appetence

Related forms

in·ap·pe·tent, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for inappetence

inappetence

inappetency

/ (ɪnˈæpɪtəns) /

noun

rare lack of appetite or desire

Derived Forms

inappetent, adjective
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Medicine definitions for inappetence

inappetence

[ ĭn-ăpĭ-təns ]

n.

Lack of desire or appetite.

Related forms

in•appe•tent adj.
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