bulimarexia

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(byo̅o̅ lim′ə reksē ə, -lē′mə-, bo̅o̅-, bə-)


WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
bu•lim•a•rex•i•a  (byo̅o̅ lim′ə reksē ə, -lē′mə-, bo̅o̅-, bə-),USA pronunciation n. [Psychiatry.]
  1. Psychiatrya syndrome in which the symptoms of both bulimia and anorexia nervosa are present, characterized by distorted body image, excessive weight loss, and use of forced vomiting to compensate for periods of binge eating.
bu•lim′a•rexic, adj., n. 
  • bulim(ia) + (an)orexia, with -o- respelling, respelled as -a- 1975–80

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