About The Word Hyperplasia

Bay Area Crosswords

Learn about the word Hyperplasia to help solve your crossword puzzle. Discover Hyperplasia definitions and meaning, origins, synonyms, related terms and more at the free Crossword Dictionary.

Hyperplasia

Hyperplasia Meaning & Definition
Hyperplasia Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Hyperplasia?

[n] abnormal increase in number of cells

Synonyms | Synonyms for Hyperplasia:

Related Terms | Find terms related to Hyperplasia:

See Also | benign prostatic hyperplasia | BPH | dysplasia

Hyperplasia In Webster's Dictionary

\Hy`per*pla"si*a\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. "ype`r over + ? conformation, fr. ? to mold.] (Med. & Biol.) An increase in, or excessive growth of, the normal elements of any part. Note: Hyperplasia relates to the formation of new elements, hypertrophy being an increase in bulk of preexisting normal elements. --Dunglison.

More Crossword Puzzle Words

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Cross Word Of The Day

  • Maintained ‐ kept in good condition [adj] continued in your keeping or use…
  • Scuffle hoe ‐ a hoe that is used by pushing rather…
  • Kilogram ‐ one thousand grams; the basic unit of mass adopted under the…
  • Faunus ‐ (Roman mythology) ancient rural deity; later considered a counterpart…
  • Needle bearing ‐ bearings containing small…
  • June 14 ‐ commemorating the adoption of the U.S.…
  • Ghettoize ‐ put in a ghetto; "The Jews in Eastern Europe were…
  • Reheel ‐ put a new heel on;…
  • Carouse ‐ revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party [v] engage in boisterous,…
  • Turbulent ‐ (of a liquid) agitated vigorously; in a state of turbulence;…