deformity

[dih-fawr-mi-tee]
noun, plural deformities.
1.
the quality or state of being deformed, disfigured, or misshapen.
2.
Pathology. an abnormally formed part of the body.
3.
a deformed person or thing.
4.
hatefulness; ugliness.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English deformite < Old French < Latin dēfōrmitās, equivalent to dēfōrm(is) deform2 + -itās -ity

nondeformity, noun, plural nondeformities.
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deformity (dɪˈfɔːmɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  a deformed condition; disfigurement
2.  pathol an acquired or congenital distortion of an organ or part
3.  a deformed person or thing
4.  a defect, esp of the mind or morals; depravity

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deformity
mid-15c., diformyte, from O.Fr. deformité, from L. deformitas, from deformis, from deformare (see deform).
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deformity de·for·mi·ty (dĭ-fôr'mĭ-tē)
n.

  1. The state of being deformed.

  2. A deviation from the normal shape or size of a body part, resulting in disfigurement.

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Example sentences
Inbreeding in the spirit of preserving the blood lines of nobility, or
  whatever, produces mental and physical deformity.
Pulmonary function testing may be useful to determine the impact of the
  deformity on the performance of the heart and lungs.
If not drained promptly, this can result in an abscess or a permanent deformity
  that causes a nasal blockage.
Worsening of the contracture may result in deformity and loss of function of
  the hand.
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