Definition of parorexia in US English:

parorexia

noun

Medicine
  • Disordered or abnormal appetite; specifically pica.

Origin

Late 19th century. From para- + ancient Greek ὄρεξις orexis + -ia, after anorexia.

Pronunciation

parorexia

/ˌparə(ʊ)ˈrɛksɪə/