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Another word for consumption

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Noun
  1. A quantity consumed

      1. A particular expression in speech or writing:
      2. The way in which words or phrases are actually used, spoken, or written in a speech community:
      3. Correct or proper use of language, proclaimed by some authority.
      1. The object, end, or purpose for which something is used
      2. The act of using or the state of being used
      3. The act of using something; the application or employment of something for a purpose:
    See also:

    give

    used

  2. An infectious disease producing lesions especially of the lungs.

      1. A disease characterized by the wasting away or atrophy of the body or a part of the body.
      2. Tuberculosis of the lungs. No longer in scientific use.
      3. Any wasting disease, as tuberculosis of the lungs
      1. Tuberculosis of the lungs, characterized by the coughing up of mucus and sputum, fever, weight loss, and chest pain.
      2. An infectious disease of humans and animals caused by the tubercle bacillus and characterized by the formation of tubercles on the lungs and other tissues of the body, often developing long after the initial infection.
      3. An infectious disease caused by the tubercle bacillus and characterized by the formation of tubercles in various tissues of the body; specif., tuberculosis of the lungs; pulmonary phthisis
      1. Tuberculosis, especially of the lungs.
    See also:

    health

Another word for consumption

Noun
  1. The act of consuming

  2. Tuberculosis