Die Übersetzung von "atrophy" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


verb /(British ) ˈætrəfi; (American) ˈætrəfiː/ (past tense, past participle atrophied)

(medical) (if a part of your body) to become weaker because not enough blood is reaching it or because it is not being used enough

The muscles in your legs can atrophy because of disease or lack of exercise.

to become weaker and less effective

Organizations may atrophy when they grow older and become overly bureaucratized.

(Die Übersetzung von "atrophy" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)