What does tabescent mean?

tabescent in AZ Dictionary

(a) Progressively wasting away.
(a) Wasting away, or becoming emaciated.
(a) Withering, or wasting away.
In medicine, enduring tabes; wasting away; becoming emaciated.
In botany, wasting or shriveling.

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