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apocarteresis

noun apo·car·ter·e·sis \ˌap-ə-ˌkärt-ə-ˈrē-səs\
plural apo·car·ter·e·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of APOCARTERESIS

:  commission of suicide by starvation

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