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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. abnormal enlargement of a body part or organ;

VERB (1)

1. undergo hypertrophy;
- Example: "muscles can hypertrophy when people take steroids"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hypertrophy \Hy*per"tro*phy\, n. [Gr. "ype`r over, beyond + ? nourishment, fr. ? to nourish: cf. F. hypertrophie.] (Med. & Biol.) A condition of overgrowth or excessive development of an organ or part; -- the opposite of atrophy. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hypertrophy n 1: abnormal enlargement of a body part or organ v 1: undergo hypertrophy; "muscles can hypertrophy when people take steroids"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

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