polyphagia

noun poly·pha·gia \ ˌpä-lē-ˈfā-j(ē-)ə \

Definition of polyphagia

: excessive appetite or eating

Origin and Etymology of polyphagia

Greek polyphagia, from polyphagos


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polyphagia

noun poly·pha·gia \ -ˈfā-j(ē-)ə \

medical Definition of polyphagia

: excessive appetite or eating — compare hyperphagia

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