appestat

noun
ap·​pe·​stat | \ ˈap-ə-ˌstat How to pronounce appestat (audio) \

Medical Definition of appestat

: a hypothetical region in the hypothalamus that is thought to regulate appetite

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“Appestat.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/appestat. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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