eupepsia


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eu·pep·si·a

 (yo͞o-pĕp′sē-ə, -shə)
n.
Good digestion.

[Greek, from eupeptos, eupeptic; see eupeptic.]
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eupepsia

(juːˈpɛpsɪə) ,

eupepsy

or

eupepticity

n
(Physiology) physiol good digestion
[C18: from New Latin, from Greek, from eu- + pepsis digestion, from peptein to digest]
eupeptic adj
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eu•pep•sia

(yuˈpɛp ʃə, -si ə)

n.
good digestion (opposed to dyspepsia).
[1700–10; < New Latin < Greek eupepsía=eu- eu- + péps(is) digestion (see pepsin) + -ia -ia]
eu•pep′tic (-tɪk) adj.
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eupepsia, eupepsy

a condition of good digestion. — eupeptic, adj.
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