deformity Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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"deformity" in British English

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deformitynoun [C or U]

uk   /dɪˈfɔː.mɪ.ti/  us   /-ˈfɔːr.mə.t̬i/
the ​situation in which a ​part of the ​body has not ​developed in the ​normal way or with the ​normalshape
(Definition of deformity from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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deformitynoun [C/U]

a ​part of the ​body that has not ​developed in the ​usual way or with the ​normalshape: [C] She was ​born with a deformity of the ​spine.
(Definition of deformity from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “deformity”
in Chinese (Simplified) 身体畸形,发育异常…
in Turkish şekil bozukluğu, sakatlık…
in Russian уродство, изъян…
in Chinese (Traditional) 身體畸形,發育異常…
in Polish deformacja, kalectwo…
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