bulima nervosa definition

  • noun:
    • a problem of eating when the person alternates between strong food craving and aversion to food; described as extortionate eating followed closely by periods of fasting or self-induced sickness
    • a disorder of eating when the individual alternates between powerful craving for food and aversion to food; described as excessive eating followed by durations of fasting or self-induced vomiting

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