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hypertrophy
American English: /haɪˈpərtrəfi/
British English: /hʌɪˈpəːtrəfi/

Translation of hypertrophy in Spanish:

noun plural -phies

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • Many risk factors for coronary artery disease also are predictors of hypertension, left ventricular hypertrophy, and diabetes mellitus.
    • It leads to left ventricular hypertrophy and increased connective tissue content, both of which decrease cardiac compliance.
    • Cardiac hypertrophy - the enlargement of the heart muscle cells - can be fatal.

intransitive verb -phies, -phying, -phied

  • hipertrofiarse

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