PAROREXIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. a pathological obsessive-like drive to eat atypical foods or non-nutritive compounds. PAROREXIA: "The risk of parorexia is elevated during pregnancy." Related Psychology Terms ORDERLINESS PERMEABILITY XENOREXIA ANTIPSYCHOTICS PHAGOCYTOSIS CONFLUENCE RECOGNITORY ASSIMILATION TREATMENT OSMORECEPTOR CONFIGURATION Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PAROREXIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/parorexia/ (accessed June 14, 2021).