Atrophy

[band] Atrophy was a thrash metal band formed in Tucson, Arizona, USA by Chris Lykins, James Gulotta, and Brian Zimmerman. The original bandname was Heresy, but by the time the band was rounded out to its professional line-up – with Tim Kelly and Rick Skowron joining the fold – the name was changed. In 1987, the band produced two casset
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Atrophy_(band)

Atrophy

To waste away, to wither. The decrease in size of a tissue, organ occurs after full development. It is a condition in which the affected cells undergo degenerative and auto-lytic changes, decrease in size, and have a lessened functional capacity.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php

atrophy

[n] - a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse 2. [n] - any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use) 3. [v] - undergo atrophy
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=atrophy

Atrophy

Withering away Decrease in size and functional ability of tissue or organs.
Found on http://www.netfit.co.uk/glossary/fitness-glossary-a.htm

Atrophy

Reduction in size and/or mass of cells and tissues, especially relating to muscle fibres.
Found on http://www.felpress.co.uk/Exercise_Physiology_Glossary.24.0.html

atrophy

Wasting away of the body or of an organ or tissue, involving a decrease in size and (or) numbers of cells.
Found on http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro/iupacglossary/glossarya.html

Atrophy

The process which is observed during the wasting of a tissue or an organ.
Found on http://www.chemicalglossary.net/definition/80-Atrophy

Atrophy

The process which is observed during the wasting of a tissue or an organ.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php

Atrophy

To shrink.
Found on http://www.cancerhelp.org.uk/utilities/glossary/index.htm

Atrophy

the shrinkage or near disappearance of a tissue or organ
Found on http://www.medichecks.com/glossary.cfm?ltr=A

Atrophy

Wasting away or emaciation. Usually modified e.g. Brain atrophy
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php

Atrophy

Wasting away or decrease in size of a part of the body
Found on http://www.dwp.gov.uk/medical/med_conditions/glossary.html

Atrophy

wasting
Found on http://www.thornber.net/medicine/html/medgloss.html

Atrophy

degeneration or shrinkage [Collins]
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php

Atrophy

To shrival or shrink from disuse, as in muscular atrophy.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20906

Atrophy

A wasting away through cell degeneration.
Found on http://www.gadsbywicks.co.uk/uploaded/3822.pdf

Atrophy

Atrophy: Wasting away or diminution. Muscle atrophy is wasting of muscle, decrease in muscle mass. A nerve can also show atrophy. For example, atrophy of the optic nerve diminishes vision.
Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=2389

Atrophy

Decrease in size and functional ability of tissue or organs.
Found on http://fitandhealthysolutions.com/terminology/terminologya.html

atrophy

Wasting away of tissue.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/visitor-contributions.php

Atrophy

At'ro·phy noun [ Latin atrophia , Greek ...; 'a priv. + ... to nourish: confer French atrophie .] A wasting away from want of nourishment; diminution in bulk or slow emaciation of the body or of any part. Milton.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/141

Atrophy

At'ro·phy transitive verb [ past participle Atrophied ] To cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/141

Atrophy

At'ro·phy intransitive verb To waste away; to dwindle.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/141

atrophy

<pathology> A wasting away, a diminution in the size of a cell, tissue, organ or part. ... Origin: L., Gr. Atrophia ... (16 Dec 1997) ...
Found on http://www.mondofacto.com/facts/dictionary?atrophy

atrophy

withering noun any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use)
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=atrophy

atrophy

wasting noun a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse
Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=atrophy
No exact match found