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reverse anorexia

noun

Medical Definition of reverse anorexia

  1. :  muscle dysmorphia Experts say a growing number of people may be taking steroids for psychological reasons to counter a lack of self-esteem. There's even a name for it: reverse anorexia.—Patrick May, The San Jose Mercury News, 21 June 2002


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