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Emaciation Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • extreme leanness (usually caused by starvation or disease)

Definitions from Wiktionary

  • 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

    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'
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    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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