polysomia

[ pŏl′ē-sōmē-ə ]

n.

A fetal malformation involving two or more imperfect and partially fused bodies.

Nearby words

  1. polysemy,
  2. polysepalous,
  3. polyserositis,
  4. polysinusitis,
  5. polysome,
  6. polysomic,
  7. polysomnogram,
  8. polysomnography,
  9. polysomy,
  10. polysorbate


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