Translation of "atrophy" - English-Spanish dictionary
atrophy 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.