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Appetency

Ap´pe`ten`cy
n.1.Fixed and strong desire; esp. natural desire; a craving; an eager appetite.
They had a strong appetency for reading.
- Merivale.
2.Specifically: An instinctive inclination or propensity in animals to perform certain actions, as in the young to suck, in aquatic fowls to enter into water and to swim; the tendency of an organized body to seek what satisfies the wants of its organism.
3.Natural tendency; affinity; attraction; - used of inanimate objects.
Noun1.Appetencyappetency - a feeling of craving something; "an appetite for life"; "the object of life is to satisfy as many appetencies as possible"- Granville Hicks
Synonyms: appetence, appetite
appetence, appetite, craving, stomach, sweet tooth
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