sarcopenia

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From Ancient Greek sarco- (flesh) +‎ -penia (lack, deficiency).

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sarcopenia (plural sarcopenias)

  1. (pathology) gradual age-related loss of skeletal muscle

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek sarco- (sarco-, flesh) +‎ -penia (-penia, lack, deficiency).

Noun[edit]

sarcopenia f (uncountable)

  1. (pathology) gradual age-related loss of skeletal muscle; sarcopenia

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