I Have No Marasmus Of The Mind-Tongue...

I love words and have a voracious (and sometimes morbid) love with the origins and usage of them...

For today's word, thank British actor, Martin Freeman, for his medical curiosity about the deaths of his infant grand-aunts and uncles in the 1900s.

http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/363838/marasmus

see also: inanition
TheWomanWhoDid TheWomanWhoDid
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1 Response Jan 14, 2013

Gah, that is a hefty word. Puts some things in perspective.

As soon as it was described, I had to investigate. Thanks for your perusal of my story.