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English definition of “malformation”


noun [C or U]     /ˌmæl.fəˈmeɪ.ʃən/ US  /-fɚ-/
the condition of being wrongly formed , or a part of something, such as part of the body , that is wrongly formed : Exposure to radiation can lead to malformation of the embryo . She was born critically ill with a severe malformation of the heart .Physical irregularities malformed     /-ˈfɔːmd/ US  /-fɔːrmd/ adjective Physical irregularities
(Definition of malformation noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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