Hypertrophic Hy`per*troph"ic, Hypertrophical Hy`per*troph"ic*al, a. [Cf. F. hypertrophique.] (Med. & Biol.) Of or pertaining to hypertrophy; affected with, or tending to, hypertrophy. [1913 Webster]

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  • hypertrophic — Relating to or characterized by hypertrophy. * * * hy·per·tro·phic trō fik adj of, relating to, or affected with hypertrophy <normal and hypertrophic hearts> <a hypertrophic prostate> …   Medical dictionary

  • hypertrophic — hypertrophy ► NOUN ▪ enlargement of an organ or tissue resulting from an increase in size of its cells. DERIVATIVES hypertrophic adjective hypertrophied adjective. ORIGIN from Greek trophia nourishment …   English terms dictionary

  • hypertrophic — adjective see hypertrophy I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • hypertrophic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting hypertrophy …   Wiktionary

  • hypertrophic — hy·per·troph·ic· || ‚haɪpÉ™(r) trÉ‘fɪk / trÉ’f adj. of or pertaining to hypertrophy, affected by hypertrophy (abnormal enlargement of a part or organ; excessive growth) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypertrophic — hy·per·trophic …   English syllables

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