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deformity 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/diˈfôrmitē/,
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deformities, plural;
  1. A deformed part, esp. of the body; a malformation
    • - children born with deformities
  2. The state of being deformed or misshapen
    • - respiratory problems caused by spinal deformity

  1. an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed
  2. disfigurement: an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen; "there were distinguishing disfigurements on the suspect's back"; "suffering from facial disfiguration"
  3. A deformity, dysmorphism, or dysmorphic feature is a major difference in the shape of body part or organ compared to the average shape of that part. ...
  4. Any abnormality of the form of a body part. The standard surgical convention is that the deformity is characterised by describing the deviation of the distal part from its anatomical position. Certain deformities have specific names - see Scoliosis, Recurvatum. etc,
  5. Deformity is used to describe a part of the body that is not the usual shape. This could develop during pregnancy or as a result of a condition or inj
  6. a condition where a part of the body is not formed properly. The condition can be acquired or congenital.
  7. Condition of being disfigured or made ugly in body, mind or emotions.
  8. Failure of expectation; disappointment; reviewing your own imperfections
  9. Arnold Chiari deformity