hypoplastic

Defective and reduced growth or development (e.g. dwarfing and stunting in plants) resulting from an abnormal condition, for example disease or nutritional stress.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • hypoplastic — adjective see hypoplasia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hypoplastic — See hypoplasia. * * * …   Universalium

  • hypoplastic — adjective of, or pertaining to hypoplasia …   Wiktionary

  • hypoplastic — Pertaining to or characterized by hypoplasia …   Medical dictionary

  • hypoplastic — adj. of the abnormal or incomplete development of an organ or tissue (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hypoplastic — hy·po·plas·tic …   English syllables

  • hypoplastic — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|plastik adjective Etymology: hypo + plastic : of, relating to, or marked by hypoplasia …   Useful english dictionary

  • hypoplastic anemia — n APLASTIC ANEMIA * * * any of various anemias caused by some degree of erythrocytic hypoplasia without leukopenia or thrombocytopenia, which may develop into aplastic anemia …   Medical dictionary

  • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = Hypoplastic left heart syndrome Caption = Diagram of a healthy heart and one suffering from Hypoplastic left heart syndrome Width = 248 DiseasesDB = 31507 ICD10 = ICD10|Q|23|4|q|20 ICD9 = ICD9|746.7 ICDO = OMIM = 241550… …   Wikipedia

  • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome — A form of congenital heart disease in which the whole left half of the heart (including the aorta , aortic valve, left ventricle and mitral valve) is underdeveloped (hypoplastic). Blood returning from the lungs has to flow through an opening in… …   Medical dictionary

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