n.— «Over-exercising may be a sign of anorexia nervosa or bulimia nervosa, two common and potentially fatal eating disorders. It may also be due to other psychological disorders (e.g. obsessive-compulsive disorder), or to megarexia (also referred to as “bigarexia” or “muscle dysmorphia”).» —“Dangers of Over-exercising” by Lynette Ng July19, 2001. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

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