: of, relating to, involving, or causing degeneration <a degenerative disease>
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de·gen·er·a·tive adjective \di-ˈjen-ə-ˌrāt-iv, -ˈjen-(ə-)rət-\ (Medical Dictionary)
: of, relating to, involving, or tending to cause degeneration <degenerative conditions of the nervous system—Morris Fishbein> <degenerative changes> <a degenerative muscle disorder>
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