appetence

noun
ap·​pe·​tence | \ ˈa-pə-tən(t)s How to pronounce appetence (audio) \

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First Known Use of appetence

1598, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of appetence was in 1598

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“Appetence.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/appetence. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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