Definitions for cachexy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cachexia, cachexy, wasting(noun)

    any general reduction in vitality and strength of body and mind resulting from a debilitating chronic disease


  1. cachexy(Noun)


Webster Dictionary

  1. Cachexy(noun)

    a condition of ill health and impairment of nutrition due to impoverishment of the blood, esp. when caused by a specific morbid process (as cancer or tubercle)

  2. Origin: [L. cachexia, Gr. kachexi`a; kako`s bad + "e`xis condition.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cachexy

    ka-kek′si, n. a bad state of body: a depraved habit of mind.—adjs. Cachec′tic, -al. [L.—Gr. kachexiakakos, bad, hexis, condition.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cachexy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cachexy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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