adynamia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n adynamia lack of strength or vigor (especially from illness)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Adynamia (Med) Considerable debility of the vital powers, as in typhoid fever.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n adynamia In pathology, weakness; want of strength occasioned by disease; a deficiency of vital power; asthenia. Also called adynamy.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. adynamia, fr. Gr. lack of strength; priv + power, strength