Atrophic

What is Atrophic?

Atrophic definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
Also aA.troA.phiA.a [uh-troh-fee-uh] /E?E?troE?a??fia??E?/. Pathology. a wasting away of the body or of an organ or part, as from defective nutrition or nerve damage.
degeneration, decline, or decrease, as from disuse: He argued that there was a progressive atrophy of freedom and independence of thought.

verb (used with or without object), atA.roA.phied, atA.roA.phyA.ing.
to affect with or undergo atrophy.

 

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