Definition of emaciated in English:

emaciated

Line breaks: ema¦ci|ated
Pronunciation: /ɪˈmeɪsɪeɪtɪd
 
, ɪˈmeɪʃ-/

adjective

Origin

early 17th century: from Latin emaciat- 'made thin', from the verb emaciare, from e- (variant of ex-, expressing a change of state) + macies 'leanness'.

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