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atrophied

[a-truh-feed] /ˈæ trə fid/
adjective
1.
exhibiting or affected with atrophy; wasted; withered; shriveled:
an atrophied arm; an atrophied talent.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; atrophy + -ed2
Related forms
nonatrophied, adjective
unatrophied, adjective
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atrophied at·ro·phied (āt'rə-fēd)
adj.
Characterized by atrophy.

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