Skip to Content


Pronunciation: op'so-ma'ne-a

Definition: A rarely used term for a longing for a particular article of diet, or for highly seasoned food.

[G. opson, seasoning, + mania, frenzy]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.