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Affected by or relating to cachexia.
[French cachectique, from Latin cachecticus, from Greek kakhektikos, from kakhexiā, bad condition of the body; see cachexia.]
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|Adj.||1.||cachectic - relating to or having the symptoms of cachexia|
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