faulty or wrong position, especially of a part or organ of the body or of a fetus in the uterus.
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How to use malposition in a sentence
But there are edifices of this description which cry aloud to the gods by the force of their own ugliness and malposition.North America, Volume I (of 2) | Anthony Trollope
In many of these cases the fissure will heal spontaneously when the malposition is rectified.
Although malposition of the child, strictly speaking, refers to one species of presentation only, viz.A System of Midwifery | Edward Rigby
These causes often result in the creation and persistence of a malformation and malposition of the part.Surgery, with Special Reference to Podiatry | Maximilian Stern
British Dictionary definitions for malposition
abnormal position of a bodily part
- malposed (mælˈpəʊzd), adjective
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