teratoid

[ ter-uh-toid ]
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adjectiveBiology.
  1. resembling a monster.

Origin of teratoid

1
First recorded in 1875–80; terat- + -oid

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British Dictionary definitions for teratoid

teratoid

/ (ˈtɛrəˌtɔɪd) /


adjective
  1. biology resembling a monster

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