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deformations

noun
plural of deformation

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the twisting of something out of its natural or normal shape or condition
  • the catastrophic deformation of the steel girders under the enormous weight of the bridge

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“Deformations.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deformations. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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