Emaciation

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Emaciation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease)

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  • extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Emaciation'


  • Emaciation: Emaciation ... The malnourishment associated with emaciation has been referred to as "inanition ", while infection by parasites has been ...

Emaciation Sample Sentences in News


  • NEIGHBORHOOD MOBILIZED OVER STRAY POOCH ON THE PORCH
    The woman opened the front door, and sitting on the porch, patiently staring at her, was a large mongrel dog. She stepped closer and saw that it wore no collar. She could see fleas hopping all over its skin like a trampoline play day. It’s ribs were countable, and its hindquarters shrunken with emaciation. Most of the hair had shed from its skin. Read more on this news related to 'Emaciation'
  • Soaring to freedom
    A young Red-tailed Hawk returns to the wild Tuesday during a release at North Asheboro Park. The hawk has been under the rehabilitative care of the Valerie H. Schindler Wildlife Rehabilitation Center at the N.C. Zoo since Aug. 2 and was ready to be released. It was rescued in the Randleman area after being found in a state of emaciation, starving and abnormally th Read more on this news related to 'Emaciation'

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