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 Dictionary entry overview: What does asthenic mean? 

ASTHENIC (adjective)
  The adjective ASTHENIC has 2 senses:

1. lacking strength or vigor
2. having a slender physique

  Familiarity information: ASTHENIC used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

ASTHENIC (adjective)

Sense 1asthenic [BACK TO TOP]


Lacking strength or vigor


asthenic; debilitated; enervated; adynamic


weak (having little physical or spiritual strength)

Sense 2asthenic [BACK TO TOP]


Having a slender physique


ectomorphic (having a build with little fat or muscle but with long limbs)

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