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Allotriophagy

Definition of the noun Allotriophagy

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noun

  1. [rare] Having food cravings that are different from the expected or the norm

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Witches, Witchcraft and Wicca (2008)

by Rosemary Guiley

allotriophagy Gaufridi was burned alive, and the two nuns were banished from the convent. Two years later, in 1613, the possession epidemic at Aix spread to nearby Lille, where three nuns accused Sister marie de Sains of bewitching them .

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Allotriophagy, al-ol-re-off'-aj-e. A depraved or unnatural appetite. Allotriuria, al-of-re-u'-re-ah. Foreign matters in the urine. Allotropism, Allotropy, al-o'-ro-pigm, al-ot'-ro-pe. A variatien of physical properties ...

Google previewInverted Medical Dictionary, Second Edition (1991)

by Bruce C. Carlstedt, Mary J. Stanaszek, Walter F. Stanaszek

adnexa uteri oviducts and ovaries appendix inflammation appendicitis appendix operation appendectomy appetite in excess bulimia appetite lacking anorexia appetite unnatural allotriophagy pica appetite for unusual or harmful substances ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Magic & Mystery (2012)

by Melusine Draco

Allotriophagy: The vomiting or disgorging of strange or foul objects was seen as the result of witchcraft...

Google previewA Pentaglot Dictionary of the Terms Employed in Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology... (1845)

by Shirley Palmer

Allolriophagir, £, allotriophagy, Allotrio- phagie. Alltaglich, adj., quotidian, Quotidien. Alltagliches Fieber, quotidian fever, — Almellfleckblume, f., ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Psychology (1991)

by Stuart Sutherland

allotriophagy. The consumption of unusual food. Compare PICA. allotropy. (Philosophy) The concept that the mind is something that endures throughout life despite changes in beliefs, emotions, etc.

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

ALLOTRIOPHAGY (PICA) Depraved, or abnormal, appetite characterized by the desire to eat such substances as dirt, chalk, pencils, etc. This condition is usually caused by nutritional deficiencies. (Also see GEOPHAGIA.) ALMONDS Prunus ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

A person addicted to allotriophagy. Allotriophagous (al-o-tri-of -a-gus).

Google previewDictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2016)

by Arnold E. Bender

cissa Unnatural desire for foods; alternative words, cittosis, allotriophagy and pica. cis-trans isomerism Compounds with the same molecular and structural formulae but which can exist in two geometric forms exhibit cis-trans isomerism.

Google previewWord Parts Dictionary (2000)

Standard and Reverse Listings of Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots and Combining Forms, 2d ed. by Michael J. Sheehan

comb abnormal, unnatural (allotriolith, allotriophagy) -ally [ON suf.

Google previewBob's Dictionary of Big Words (2016)

by Robert Sungenis

allotriophagy, n. an appetite for substances unsuitable as food. Greek: allotrios: foreign, other + phagein: eat. allotropic, adj. occurring in two or more forms that differ in physical and chemical properties but ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2009)

by David A. Bender

cissa An unnatural desire for foods; alternative terms are cittosis, allotriophagy, and pica. citrange An American *citrus fruit resulting from a cross between the ordinary orange ...

Google previewBlackwell's Nursing Dictionary (2013)

by Dawn Freshwater, Sian Masiln-Prothero

allotriophagy (a-Iot-ri-of' -a-ji): The eating of injurious substances or substances not fit for food. See PICA, GEOPHAGIA.

Google previewCampbell's Psychiatric Dictionary (2009)

by Robert Jean Campbell

pica Allotriophagy; cittosis; compulsive eating of nonnutritive substances, such as ice (pagophagia), dirt (geophagia), paint, clay, laundry starch ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, Two Volume Set (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

ALLOTRIOPHAGY (PICA) Depraved, or abnormal, appetite characterized by the desire to eat such substances as dirt, chalk, pencils, etc. This condition is usually caused by nutritional deficiencies. (Also see GEOPHAGIA.) ALMONDS Prunus ...

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Allotriophagy Meaning

Video shows what allotriophagy means. Having food cravings that are different from the expected or the norm. allotriophagy synonyms: pica. Allotriophagy ...

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The value of this 13-letter word is 22 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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