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a medical condition characterized by physical deformity and mental deficiency
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an abnormal physical condition characterized by extensive structural defects of the skeleton and by gross mental deficiency.See also: Anatomy, Bones, Disease and Illness
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|Noun||1.||gargoylism - hereditary disease (autosomal recessive) consisting of an error is mucopolysaccharide metabolism; characterized by severe abnormalities in development of skeletal cartilage and bone and mental retardation|
mucopolysaccharidosis - any of a group of genetic disorders involving a defect in the metabolism of mucopolysaccharides resulting in greater than normal levels of mucopolysaccharides in tissues
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n. gargolismo, condición hereditaria caracterizada por anormalidades físicas, en algunos casos con retraso mental.
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