How do you pronounce the verb atrophy?
- at·ro·phy | \ ˈa-trə-fē \
- at·ro·phy | \ ˈa-trə-fē , -ˌfī \
- Other Words from atrophy. Noun. atrophic \ (ˌ)ā-ˈtrō-fik \ adjective.
What is the meaning of atrophic?
Atrophy, decrease in size of a body part, cell, organ, or other tissue. The term implies that the atrophied part was of a size normal for the individual, considering age and circumstance, prior to the diminution.
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