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Synonyms of 'deformity'

(noun) 
Definition
a distortion of an organ or part
facial deformities in babies
Synonyms
abnormality
Genetic abnormalities are sometimes associated with paternal DNA.
, ,
malformation
babies with a high incidence of congenital malformation
,
disfigurement
He had surgery to correct a facial disfigurement.
(noun) 
Definition
the state of being deformed
Bones grind against each other, leading to pain and deformity.
Synonyms
distortion
the gargoyle-like distortion of her face
,
irregularity
treatment of irregularities of the teeth
,
misshapenness
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misproportion

Additional synonyms

in the sense of disfigurement
He had surgery to correct a facial disfigurement.
in the sense of irregularity
treatment of irregularities of the teeth
Synonyms
unevenness,
asymmetry,
patchiness,
lopsidedness,
raggedness,
lack of symmetry,
spottiness,
jaggedness
in the sense of malformation
Definition
the condition of being faulty or abnormal in form or shape
babies with a high incidence of congenital malformation
Synonyms
misshape,
misshapenness

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