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Overview of noun atrophy

The noun atrophy has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) atrophy, wasting, wasting away

(a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse)

2. atrophy, withering

(any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use))

Overview of verb atrophy

The verb atrophy has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. atrophy

(undergo atrophy; "Muscles that are not used will atrophy") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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