malposition


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mal·po·si·tion

 (măl′pə-zĭsh′ən)
n.
An abnormal position, as of an organ or a body part.

malposition

(ˌmælpəˈzɪʃən)
n
(Pathology) abnormal position of a bodily part
malposed adj

mal•po•si•tion

(ˌmæl pəˈzɪʃ ən)

n.
faulty or wrong position, esp. of a fetus in the uterus.
[1830–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.malposition - faulty positionmalposition - faulty position      
spatial relation, position - the spatial property of a place where or way in which something is situated; "the position of the hands on the clock"; "he specified the spatial relations of every piece of furniture on the stage"
Translations

mal·po·si·tion

n. posición inadecuada.
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