Definition of inappetence in English:

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inappetence

Pronunciation: /inˈapədəns/

noun

chiefly Veterinary Medicine
Lack of appetite.
Example sentences
  • In 2001, the animal had problems such as lethargy, inappetence, and ulcers.
  • The main clinical signs were depression, inappetence, huddling together, ataxia and recumbency.

Derivatives

inappetent

adjective
Example sentences
  • The cat was inappetent and showed weight loss, polydipsia and vomiting.
  • The affected birds were inappetent and depressed and had ruffled feathers before death.

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Syllabification: in·ap·pe·tence

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