Definitions for degenerativedɪˈdʒɛn ər ə tɪv, -əˌreɪ tɪv

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  1. degenerative(adj)

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

    "degenerative diseases of old age"

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  1. degenerative(Adjective)

    Characterized by or causing degeneration.

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  1. Degenerative(adj)

    undergoing or producing degeneration; tending to degenerate

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