amyelia

noun
amy·​e·​lia | \ ˌā-(ˌ)mī-ˈē-lē-ə How to pronounce amyelia (audio) , ˌam-(ˌ)ī- How to pronounce amyelia (audio) , -ˈel-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of amyelia

: congenital absence of the spinal cord

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