n. eating disorder in which one alternates between bulimic and anorexic behaviors

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  • Bulimarexia — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La bulimarexia es una psicopatología alimentaria que combina manifestaciones anoréxicas con fenómenos bulímicos. Este trastorno de la alimentación, que a veces es considerado como un subtipo de la anorexia o de la… …   Wikipedia Español

  • bulimarexia — [byo͞o΄li mə rek′sē ə] n. BULIMIA (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • bulimarexia — bulimarexic, adj., n. /byooh lim euh rek see euh, lee meuh , booh , beuh /, n. Psychiatry. a syndrome in which the symptoms of both bulimia and anorexia nervosa are present, characterized by distorted body image, excessive weight loss, and use of …   Universalium

  • bulimarexia — noun An eating disorder that occurs when an individual has both anorexia and bulimia …   Wiktionary

  • bulimarexia — bu·lim·a·rex·ia bü .lim ə rek sē ə, byü , .lē mə n BULIMIA (2) bu·lim·a·rex·ic sik n or adj …   Medical dictionary

  • bulimarexia — [bjʊˌlɪmə rɛksɪə, bʊ ] noun chiefly US another term for bulimia. Derivatives bulimarexic adjective &noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • bulimarexia — bu•lim•a•rex•i•a [[t]byuˌlɪm əˈrɛk si ə, ˌli mə , bu , bə [/t]] n. psi bulimia 1) • Etymology: 1975–80; bulim ( ia) + (an) orexia bu•lim a•rex′ic, adj. n …   From formal English to slang

  • bulimarexia — n. esp. US = BULIMIA 2. Derivatives: bulimarexic adj. & n. Etymology: BULIMIA + ANOREXIA …   Useful english dictionary

  • bulimarexic — See bulimarexia. * * * …   Universalium

  • anorexia nervosa — /nerr voh seuh/, Psychiatry. an eating disorder primarily affecting adolescent girls and young women, characterized by pathological fear of becoming fat, distorted body image, excessive dieting, and emaciation. Cf. bulimia, bulimarexia. [1870 75; …   Universalium

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