dystrophic[dis träf′ik, -trō′fik]
- of or caused by dystrophy
- of a lake or pond derived from a bog and characterized by brown, humic matter, high acidity, and poorly developed fauna and flora
- Medicine Of, relating to, or afflicted with dystrophy.
- Ecology Having brownish acidic waters, a high concentration of humic matter, and a small plant population. Used of a lake or pond.
(comparative more dystrophic, superlative most dystrophic)
- Affected with dystrophy