Medical Dictionary

cachexia

noun ca·chex·ia \kə-ˈkek-sē-ə, ka-\
plural ca·chex·ias also ca·chex·ies

Medical Definition of CACHEXIA

:  general physical wasting and malnutrition usually associated with chronic disease

Variants of CACHEXIA

ca·chex·ia also ca·chexy \kə-ˈkek-sē, ka-; ˈkak-ˌek-\
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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