Xerophagy Definition

noun

A restrictive diet (of bread and water, for example) as a punishment or religious form of discipline.

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Other Word Forms of Xerophagy

Noun

Singular:
xerophagy
Plural:
xerophagies

Origin of Xerophagy

  • From Ancient Greek ξηροφαγία (ksērophagia). Compare xero-, -phagy.

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