Pertaining to or characterized by hypoplasia.

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  • hypoplastic — adjective see hypoplasia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hypoplastic — See hypoplasia. * * * …   Universalium

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

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

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

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

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  • 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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