dysregulate

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dys- +‎ regulate

Verb[edit]

dysregulate (third-person singular simple present dysregulates, present participle dysregulating, simple past and past participle dysregulated)

  1. (biology) To cause a dysfunctional level of an activity or chemical in an organism by disrupting normal function of a regulatory mechanism.

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