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teratoid

[ter-uh-toid] /ˈtɛr əˌtɔɪd/
adjective, Biology
1.
resembling a monster.
Origin
1875-1880
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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teratoid in Medicine

teratoid ter·a·toid (těr'ə-toid')
adj.
Resembling a teras; grotesquely deformed.

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