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Definition of "hypertrophic" [hy•per•troph•ic]

  • Of, pertaining to, or exhibiting hypertrophy (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hypertrophic" in a sentence
  • "Several prominent cardiologists cleared Curry to play, but Barry Maron, a world-renowned specialist in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, suggested the DNA test."
  • "A majority of these cases are due to a condition called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy HCM."
  • "Many dog foods may be deficient in taurine, the result being a cat who suffers a devastating kind of heart disease called hypertrophic cardiomyopathy."