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atrophy

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1atrophy/ˈætrəfi/noun
1atrophy
/ˈætrəfi/
noun
Learner's definition of ATROPHY  
[noncount]medical
: gradual loss of muscle or flesh usually because of disease or lack of use— often used figuratively
2atrophy/ˈætrəfi/verb
atrophiesatrophiedatrophying
2atrophy
/ˈætrəfi/
verb
atrophiesatrophiedatrophying
Learner's definition of ATROPHY  
[no object]medical
: to become weak from lack of use: to suffer from atrophy
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