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hemihypertrophy

noun hemi·hy·per·tro·phy \ -hī-ˈpər-trə-fē \

medical Definition of hemihypertrophy

plural hemihypertrophies
: hypertrophy of one half of an organ or part or of one side of the whole body
  • facial hemihypertrophy
— compare hemiatrophy

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