noun, plural hy·per·tro·phies.
verb (used with or without object), hy·per·tro·phied, hy·per·tro·phy·ing.
- hypertrophic gastritis,
- hypertrophic hypersecretory gastropathy,
- hypertrophic pulmonary osteoarthropathy,
- hypertrophic pyloric stenosis,
- hypertrophic rhinitis,
Origin of hypertrophy
Examples from the Web for hypertrophied
The cells of this hypertrophied portion show a great tendency to proliferate and produce new nerve structure.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
It was tobacco, not alcohol, that lent its exaggerated lustre and hypertrophied outline to that organ.The Red Redmaynes|Eden Phillpotts
Loose bodies and hypertrophied fringes if causing symptoms may also be removed by operation.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
As a rule, in cases of pyloric stenosis the muscular coat of the stomach is hypertrophied.
The muscularis mucos is hypertrophied, and is evident to the naked eye as a grayish band.