hyperinvolution

noun
hy·​per·​in·​vo·​lu·​tion | \ ˌhī-pər-ˌin-və-ˈlü-shən How to pronounce hyperinvolution (audio) \
plural hyperinvolutions

Definition of hyperinvolution

medical
: unusually rapid return to normal or less than normal size of an organ (such as the uterus) following enlargement

First Known Use of hyperinvolution

1865, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperinvolution.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperinvolution. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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hyperinvolution

noun
hy·​per·​in·​vo·​lu·​tion | \ ˌhī-pə-ˌrin-və-ˈlü-shən How to pronounce hyperinvolution (audio) \

Medical Definition of hyperinvolution

: unusually rapid return to normal or less than normal size of an organ (as the uterus) following enlargement

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