malconformation

noun

mal·​conformation
: imperfect or abnormal formation
the inherent malconformation of the Carlovingian Empire F. T. Palgrave
especially : disproportion between bodily structures
malconformation of head and shoulders

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Etymology

mal- entry 1 + conformation

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“Malconformation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/malconformation. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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