* * *ma·ran·tic mə-'ran-tik adj of, relating to, or marked by marasmus: MARASMIC <\marantic infants> <\marantic disease>
* * *ma·ran·tic (mə-ranґtik) [Gr. marantikos wasting away] marasmic.
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