cryptorchidism

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noun crypt·or·chi·dism \krip-ˈtȯr-kə-ˌdi-zəm\
variants: or less commonly

cryptorchism

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Definition of cryptorchidism

  1. :  a condition in which one or both testes fail to descend normally

First Known Use of cryptorchidism

circa 1882


Medical Dictionary

cryptorchidism

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noun crypt·or·chi·dism \-kə-ˌdiz-əm\
variants: also

cryptorchism

\-ˌkiz-əm\play

Medical Definition of cryptorchidism

  1. :  a condition in which one or both testes fail to descend normally—compare monorchidism


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