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monorchidism

[ muh-nawr-ki-diz-uhm ]
/ məˈnɔr kɪˌdɪz əm /
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noun Pathology.
a prenatal or postnatal condition in which one testis is absent or has not descended into the scrotum.
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Also mo·nor·chism [muh-nawr-kiz-uhm]. /məˈnɔr kɪz əm/.

Origin of monorchidism

First recorded in 1860–65; monorchid + -ism
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