pseudo-hyperthophic

Pseudo-hyperthophic

Pseu`do-hy`per*thoph"ic\, a. [Pseudo- + hypertrophic.] (Med.) Falsely hypertrophic; as, pseudo-hypertrophic paralysis, a variety of paralysis in which the muscles are apparently enlarged, but are really degenerated and replaced by fat.
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