wasting(redirected from postweaning multisystem wasting syndrome (PMWS))
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1. Gradually deteriorating; declining: the wasting process of erosion.
2. Sapping the strength, energy, or substance of the body; emaciating: a wasting disease.
(prenominal) reducing the vitality, strength, or robustness of the body: a wasting disease.
1. gradually reducing the fullness and strength of the body: a wasting disease.
2. laying waste; devastating: a wasting war.
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|Noun||1.||wasting - any general reduction in vitality and strength of body and mind resulting from a debilitating chronic disease|
|2.||wasting - a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse|
tabes - wasting of the body during a chronic disease
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
kraurosis - atrophy and shriveling of the skin or mucous membrane
wasting[ˈweɪstɪŋ] adj [disease] → débilitant(e) chronic wasting disease
n. agotamiento, consunción, pérdida de funciones vitales.