atrophy

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1 atrophy /ˈætrəfi/ noun
1 atrophy
/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
2 atrophy /ˈætrəfi/ verb
atrophies; atrophied; atrophying
2 atrophy
/ˈætrəfi/
verb
atrophies; atrophied; atrophying
Learner's definition of ATROPHY
[no object] medical
: to become weak from lack of use : to suffer from atrophy
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