exsiccosis

noun
ex·sic·co·sis | \ˌek-si-ˈkō-səs \
plural exsiccoses\-ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of exsiccosis 

: insufficient intake of fluids also : the resulting condition of bodily dehydration

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