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    Cachectic

    The photo shows how a cachectic child is crawling towards a UN food bank.

    Cachectic is a medical term but I need a word that people use in their daily conversation. Can I say a ''huger-stricken'' child.
     

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    Re: Cachectic

    Quote Originally Posted by arzgol View Post
    The photo shows how a cachectic child is crawling towards a UN food bank.

    Cachectic is a medical term but I need a word that people use in their daily conversation. Can I say a ''huger-stricken'' child.
     

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    Re: Cachectic

    Or starving if you want an emotive term.

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