<medicine> A disease in which there is a perpetual and insatiable appetite for food; a diseased and voracious appetite.

Origin: NL. Bulimia, fr. Gr, lit, ox-hunger; ox + hunger: cf. F. Boulimie.

(01 Mar 1998)

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