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Definition of "hyperplastic" [hy•per•plas•tic]

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

Use "hyperplastic" in a sentence
  • "This process is termed hyperplastic arteriolosclerosis [8]."
  • "To meet future challenges, a new composite "hyperplastic" material capable of absorbing enormous amounts of kinetic energy is the new frontier for armor."
  • "The leptin deficiency post weight loss/maintenance is related to the former obese individual having hypotrophic (small) fat cells that are hyperplastic (numerous)."