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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

relating to or marked by muscle atrophy.

Usage examples (35)
  • Meinz lost her father to the disease, also called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, in January.
  • Festival proceeds will benefit research for the illness, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • A friend's father has recently been diagnosed with ALS, aka amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, aka Lou Gehrig's disease.
  • The first disease that she is focusing on is Lou Gehrig's disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or ALS. for more
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