sitomania

[ sahy-tuh-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh ]
/ ˌsaɪ təˈmeɪ ni ə, -ˈmeɪn yə /

noun Pathology.

abnormal craving for food.

Nearby words

  1. sitka,
  2. sitka spruce,
  3. sitkamer,
  4. sito-,
  5. sitology,
  6. sitophobia,
  7. sitosterol,
  8. sitotaxis,
  9. sitotoxin,
  10. sitotropism

Origin of sitomania

First recorded in 1880–85; sito- + -mania

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Medicine definitions for sitomania

sitomania

[ sī′tə-mānē-ə, -mānyə ]

n.

An abnormal craving for food.

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