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cyrtosis

[ser-toh-sis]
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noun
  1. Pathology. any abnormal curvature of the spine or of the extremities.
  2. Plant Pathology. a viral disease of the cotton plant, characterized by stunted and distorted growth.
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Origin of cyrtosis

< New Latin < Greek kyrt(ós) curved, arched, round + -ōsis -osis
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