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sitophobia

[sahy-tuh-foh-bee-uh]
noun Pathology.
  1. abnormal aversion to food.
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Origin of sitophobia

First recorded in 1880–85; sito- + -phobia
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Word Origin and History for sitophobia

n.

"morbid aversion to food" (or certain foods), 1882, from Greek sitos "wheat, corn, meal; food," of unknown origin, + -phobia. Related: Sitophobe; sitophobic.

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sitophobia in Medicine

sitophobia

(sī′tə-fōbē-ə)
n.
  1. An abnormal aversion to food.
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