Definition of hypertrophic
1. hypertrophied [ a ] (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells
Examples: "hypertrophied myocardial fibers"
(J. W. C. Hagstrom et al., "Debilitating muscular...)
Many of the myocardial fibers were hypertrophied and had large , irregular , basophilic nuclei .Synonyms hypertrophied enlarged Related Terms atrophied