malposition

[mal-puh-zish-uh n]

Origin of malposition

First recorded in 1830–40; mal- + position
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British Dictionary definitions for malposition

malposition

noun
  1. abnormal position of a bodily part
Derived Formsmalposed (mælˈpəʊzd), adjective
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malposition in Medicine

malposition

[măl′pə-zĭshən]
n.
  1. dystopia
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