Definitions for "Retrograde"
Apparently moving backward, and contrary to the succession of the signs, that is, from east to west, as a planet.
Tending or moving backward; having a backward course; contrary; as, a retrograde motion; -- opposed to progressive.
To go in a retrograde direction; to move, or appear to move, backward, as a planet.
Keywords:  worse, morals, better, decline, hence
Declining from a better to a worse state; as, a retrograde people; retrograde ideas, morals, etc.
Hence, to decline from a better to a worse condition, as in morals or intelligence.
get worse; fall back to a previous or worse condition
Refers to passage of molecules in axons towards the cell body.
The direction from the axon terminal toward the cell body. See Anterograde.
move back; "The glacier retrogrades"
In reference to the urinary system, urine or fluid moving from the bladder up into the ureters or kidney.
An orderly retreat usually designed to move away from an enemy.
Keywords:  amylose, gel, starch, molecules, aging
Close association of amylose molecules in a starch gel during aging.
of amnesia; affecting time immediately preceding trauma
A compositional manipulation in which the movements in a phrase are performed from the end to the beginning as if rewinding the movements.
Keywords:  fracture, exits, placement, pin, bone
Pin placement that begins at the fracture site and exits a bone end
Keywords:  arguments, back, over
go back over; "retrograde arguments"