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phocomelia or phocomely (ˌfəʊkəʊˈmiːlɪə, fəʊˈkɒməlɪ)
a congenital deformity resulting from prenatal interference with the development of the fetal limbs, characterized esp by short stubby hands or feet attached close to the body
[C19: via New Latin from Greek phōkē a seal + melos a limb]
phocomely or phocomely
[C19: via New Latin from Greek phōkē a seal + melos a limb]
phoco'melic or phocomely

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