excalation

[ĕk′skə-lāshən]

n.

The absence, suppression, or failure to develop one member of a series, such as a finger or vertebra.

Nearby words

  1. exasperated,
  2. exasperating,
  3. exasperation,
  4. exbi-,
  5. exc.,
  6. excalibur,
  7. excardination,
  8. excaudate,
  9. excavate,
  10. excavation


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