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Related to malacia: chondromalacia
(Pathology) the pathological softening of an organ or tissue, such as bone
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|Noun||1.||malacia - a state of abnormal softening of tissue|
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
osteomalacia - abnormal softening of bones caused by deficiencies of phosphorus or calcium or vitamin D
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