faultily or anomalously formed.
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How to use malformed in a sentence
Baby Doe, born in 1982 in Indiana with Down syndrome, Trisomy 21, and a malformed esophagus, required surgery to allow water and nutrients to reach his stomach.I'm a Doctor Who Cares for Newborns. I’m Nervous After the End of Roe | Rachel Fleishman | July 8, 2022 | Time
Those females are sterile, and they cannot bite people with their malformed mouthparts.Who decides whether to use gene drives against malaria-carrying mosquitoes? | Tina Hesman Saey | June 3, 2022 | Science News
Last month, biomedical company Intellia reported promising results from a phase one trial of a CRISPR therapy that treats a rare disease caused by malformed proteins in the liver.Redesigned CRISPR Gene Editing Tool Is 4,000 Times Less Error-Prone | Edd Gent | March 28, 2022 | Singularity Hub
Existing drugs, approved by the FDA in 2018, silence the mRNA that produces the malformed thyretin protein, instead of altering its gene.Breakthrough CRISPR Gene Therapy Could Be a ‘One and Done’ Injection | Jason Dorrier | July 1, 2021 | Singularity Hub
He said he was stepping down to join his wife in Maine, where she has been helping their daughter’s family care for a 2-year-old grandson born with a malformed heart.Montgomery County taps interim leader for Maryland school system | Donna St. George | March 11, 2021 | Washington Post
It can be shocking at first—the copious amounts of nudity, ostentation, “O” faces, all twisted, layered, sometimes even malformed.
If from any cause the new being is seriously malformed or diseased, it is a common thing for the dam to miscarry.Ancient Faiths And Modern | Thomas Inman
What I found was that it had been twisted and malformed from birth, so that it was a center of continuous infection.The Book of Life: Vol. I Mind and Body; Vol. II Love and Society | Upton Sinclair
Assembled there they look like a lot of malformed giants, with oversized heads sunk curiously in their shoulders.Egypt (La Mort De Philae) | Pierre Loti
His right arm is malformed, and only a very strong man, with two strong arms, could have performed that feat.The Shrieking Pit | Arthur J. Rees
Excepting between death and slavery, there was no choice for the weak or the malformed.The Aztec Treasure-House | Thomas Allibone Janvier