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  1. chthonophagy(Noun)

    An alternative name for the disease chthonophagia.

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  1. Chthonophagy(noun)

    a disease characterized by an irresistible desire to eat earth, observed in some parts of the southern United States, the West Indies, etc

  2. Origin: [NL. chthonophagia; Gr. , , earth + to eat.]


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