Definition of emaciation:
attenuation, marasmus, bonyness, thinness, undernourishment, skinniness, atrophy, malnutrition, wasting away, gauntness, consumption, starvation, wasting, anorexia, tabes, withering, maceration, boniness, haggardness.
- "Divine-Comedy-Longfellow-s-Translation-Complete", Dante Alighieri.
- "The Testing of Diana Mallory", Mrs. Humphry Ward.
- "Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands", Charles Nordhoff.