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cryptorchid

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noun crypt·or·chid \krip-ˈtȯr-kəd\

Definition of cryptorchid

  1. :  one affected with cryptorchidism

cryptorchid adjective


Origin of cryptorchid

New Latin cryptorchid-, cryptorchis, from crypt- + orchid-, orchis testicle, from Greek orchis — more at orchis


First Known Use: 1874

Rhymes with cryptorchid


Medical Dictionary

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cryptorchid

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adjective crypt·or·chid \krip-ˈtȯr-kəd\

Medical Definition of cryptorchid

  1. :  affected with cryptorchidism—compare monorchid




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cryptorchid

noun crypt·or·chid

Medical Definition of cryptorchid

  1. :  a cryptorchid individual




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