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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Distorted in form; misshapen.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Unusual of shape; misshapen.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of deform.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Unnatural or distorted in form; having a deformity; misshapen; disfigured

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having the form changed, with loss of natural symmetry or beauty; disfigured; distorted; crooked.
  • Specifically In entomology, exhibiting unusual protuberances or swellings.
  • Morally ugly; base; depraved.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. so badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly

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