phocomelus

noun
pho·​com·​e·​lus | \ fō-ˈkäm-ə-ləs How to pronounce phocomelus (audio) \
plural phocomeli\ -​ˌlī How to pronounce phocomelus (audio) \

Medical Definition of phocomelus

: an individual exhibiting phocomelia

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“Phocomelus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phocomelus. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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