aplasia

noun
apla·​sia | \ (ˈ)ā-ˈplā-zh(ē)ə, ə- How to pronounce aplasia (audio) \

Medical Definition of aplasia

: incomplete or faulty development of an organ or part

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“Aplasia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aplasia. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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