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ateliosis

noun ate·li·o·sis

Medical Definition of ateliosis

plural ate·li·o·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  incomplete development; especially :  dwarfism associated with anterior pituitary deficiencies and marked by essentially normal intelligence and proportions though often retarded sexual development—compare achondroplasia



Variants of ateliosis

or chiefly British ate·lei·o·sis \ə-ˌtel-ē-ˈō-səs, -ˌtē-lē-\play play

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