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

  • n. Defective development resulting in the absence of all or part of an organ or tissue.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A condition marked by the incomplete development, or absence, of an organ or tissue.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Incomplete or faulty development.
  • n. a defect, retardation, or cessation of the process of generation of blood cells.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Defective or arrested development in a tissue or an organ.

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

  • n. failure of some tissue or organ to develop


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