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asthenia

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noun as·the·nia \as-ˈthē-nē-ə\

Definition of asthenia

  1. :  lack or loss of strength :  debility



Examples of asthenia

  1. <headache, nausea, fever, and asthenia are side effects of the drug>



Origin of asthenia

New Latin, from Greek astheneia, from asthenēs weak, from a- + sthenos strength


First Known Use: 1802

Rhymes with asthenia


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asthenia

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noun as·the·nia \as-ˈthē-nē-ə\

Medical Definition of asthenia

  1. :  lack or loss of strength :  debility




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