Consumption as a disease, is the rendering of the Heb. שִׁחֶפֶת, shache'pheth (occurs only Le 26:10; De 28:22), from שָׁחִפ, shachaph', to pine away; and probably designates a wasting malady. SEE DISEASE.

Bible concordance for CONSUMPTION.

Definition of consumption

See also the International Standard Bible Encyclopedia.

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