hypotrophy

noun
hy·​pot·​ro·​phy | \hī-ˈpä-trə-fē \
plural hypotrophies

Medical Definition of hypotrophy 

: subnormal growth

Learn More about hypotrophy

Share hypotrophy

Comments on hypotrophy

What made you want to look up hypotrophy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

something that serves to warn or remind

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Autumn Words of the Day 2018

  • a-top-down-image-of-road-through-an-autumn-forest
  • Which is a synonym of fugacious?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!