the loss of vitality in or the degeneration of certain cells or tissues, as in the aging process.
the progressive degeneration of tissues, cells, etc
abiotrophy a·bi·ot·ro·phy (ā’bī-ŏt’rə-fē)
Premature loss of vitality or degeneration of cells or tissues, especially when due to genetic causes.
A hereditary degenerative disease. Also called abiosis.
abiram father of height; i.e., “proud.” (1.) One of the sons of Eliab, who joined Korah in the conspiracy against Moses and Aaron. He and all the conspirators, with their families and possessions (except the children of Korah), were swallowed up by an earthquake (Num. 16:1-27; 26:9; Ps. 106:17). (2.) The eldest son of Hiel […]
a soothing medication. relieving or lessening irritation; soothing. adjective relieving irritation noun any drug or agent that relieves irritation abirritant ab·ir·ri·tant (āb-ĭr’ĭ-tənt) adj. Relieving irritation; soothing. ab·ir’ri·tant n.
to make less irritable; soothe. verb (transitive) (med, obsolete) to soothe or make less irritable
to make less irritable; soothe. verb (transitive) (med, obsolete) to soothe or make less irritable abirritation ab·ir·ri·ta·tion (āb-ĭr’ĭ-tā’shən) n. The diminution of a reflex or other irritability in a body part.
to make less irritable; soothe. verb (transitive) (med, obsolete) to soothe or make less irritable abirritative ab·ir·ri·ta·tive (āb-ĭr’ĭ-tā’tĭv) adj. Abirritant.