malposition


mal·po·si·tion

noun \ˌmal-pə-ˈzi-shən\

Definition of MALPOSITION

:  wrong or faulty position

First Known Use of MALPOSITION

circa 1839

mal·po·si·tion

noun \ˌmal-pə-ˈzish-ən\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MALPOSITION

: wrong or faulty position <fetal malpositions>
mal·po·si·tion·ing \-ˈzish(-ə)-niŋ\ noun

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