hypertrophied hypertrophied

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells
  2. (n) abnormal enlargement of a body part or organ
  3. (v) undergo hypertrophy

Usage(s):

  1. There was an unbelievable amount of exaggeration which made the situation so hypertrophied that it looked like a veritable reign of terror, instituted by the Tsankoff Government.
  2. Even tonsillitis can be described as a malign hypertrophied condition that affects nares and pharynx and may result in paraphonia clausa.
  3. Propaganda in myriad forms and from myriad sources has hypertrophied the entire situation.

Quotes

  • "Today we are observing unrestrained, hypertrophied use of force in international affairs, a force that plunges the world into an abyss of recurring conflicts," Putin said.
    on Feb 10, 2007 By: Vladimir Putin Source: RIA Novosti

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