Definitions for degenerativedɪˈdʒɛn ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. degenerative(adj)

    (of illness) marked by gradual deterioration of organs and cells along with loss of function

    "degenerative diseases of old age"

Wiktionary

  1. degenerative(Adjective)

    Characterized by or causing degeneration.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Degenerative(adj)

    undergoing or producing degeneration; tending to degenerate

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of degenerative in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of degenerative in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Chief Executive George Scangos:

    If the Alzheimer's thing works, then we're not just an MS company. We are broadly focused on neuro-degenerative diseases.

  2. Vitamin D:

    Aging is a progressive, degenerative process tightly integrated with inflammation. A number of theories have been developed that attempt to define the role of chronic inflammation in aging.

  3. Chief Executive George Scangos:

    I hope we can transform the treatment of MS. By that time, we will have made substantial progress on ALS and other nerve degenerative diseases, spinal muscular atrophy in kids. All that stuff is on our plate.

  4. Chief Executive George Scangos:

    Five years down the road, with some luck, we'll have an Alzheimer's drug that's getting approved, i hope we can transform the treatment of MS. By that time, we will have made substantial progress on ALS and other nerve degenerative diseases, spinal muscular atrophy in kids. All that stuff is on our plate.

  5. Son Gavin:

    To me, that was kind of like his third time dying because he passed when he started to get the dementia, when we found out about the ALS and it was even more rapid and degenerative and we knew eventually Son Gavin heart or lungs would go, it was like Son Gavin died again, because now the clock was ticking. Then when Son Gavin eventually passed, it was stunning.

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