How to find the suitable adjective

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Devil's tear

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What do you call a person who forbids himself eating food for some reason? For example:
Ahmed forbids himself eating food because policemen put him in prison.

I want the verb and the adjective. Thanks in advance.
 

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If the persons stops as a protest, it is a hunger strike. If it is done for cultural, health, religious, etc, reasons, it is a fast or fasting
 
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