Etymology
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sitophobia (n.)

"morbid or insane aversion to food" (or certain foods), 1882, from sito- used as a modern scientific word-forming element to mean "food," from Greek sitos "wheat, corn, meal; food," which is of unknown origin, + -phobia. Related: Sitophobe; sitophobic.

updated on November 23, 2022

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