micromelia

noun
mi·​cro·​me·​lia | \ -ˈmē-lē-ə How to pronounce micromelia (audio) \

Medical Definition of micromelia

: a condition characterized by abnormally small and imperfectly developed extremities

Other Words from micromelia

micromelic \ -​ˈmē-​lik How to pronounce micromelic (audio) \ adjective

Comments on micromelia

What made you want to look up micromelia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

readily or continually undergoing change

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!