malformation Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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malformationnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌmæl.fəˈmeɪ.ʃən/  us   /-fɚ-/
the ​condition of being ​wronglyformed, or a ​part of something, such as ​part of the ​body, that is ​wronglyformed: Exposure to ​radiation can ​lead to malformation of the ​embryo. She was ​borncriticallyill with a ​severe malformation of the ​heart.
adjective uk   /-ˈfɔːmd/  us   /-fɔːrmd/
(Definition of malformation from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “malformation”
in Spanish malformación…
in Vietnamese dị tật…
in Malaysian kecacatan bentuk…
in Thai รูปร่างที่ผิดปกติ…
in French difformité…
in German die Deformation…
in Chinese (Simplified) 畸形(体), 变形(体)…
in Indonesian cacat…
in Chinese (Traditional) 畸形(體), 變形(體)…
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