malassimilation


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Related to malassimilation: steatorrhea, malabsorption

mal·as·sim·i·la·tion

 (măl′ə-sĭm′ə-lā′shən)
n.
Incomplete or imperfect assimilation of nutrients by the body.

malassimilation

(ˌmæləˌsɪmɪˈleɪʃən)
n
(Pathology) pathol defective assimilation of nutrients
Translations

mal·as·sim·i·la·tion

n. malasimilación, asimilación deficiente.