Definition of eating disorder in English:

eating disorder

Line breaks: eat¦ing dis|order

noun

Any of a range of psychological disorders characterized by abnormal or disturbed eating habits (such as anorexia nervosa): she went into therapy, hoping to put an end to her chronic eating disorder
More example sentences
  • Episodes of binge eating also occur in the eating disorder bulimia nervosa.
  • As well as anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa society has produced a wide range of unrecognisable eating disorders.
  • She is like a growing number of young girls afflicted with such eating disorders as anorexia nervosa and bulimia.

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