from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Medicine Of, relating to, or afflicted with dystrophy.
  • adj. Ecology Having brownish acidic waters, a high concentration of humic matter, and a small plant population. Used of a lake or pond.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Affected with dystrophy

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to a perversion of nutrition.


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.