scolioma

scolioma

(ˌskɒlɪˈəʊmə)
n
(Medicine) an abnormal curving of the spine
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In their travels, the troupe meet strange creatures, among them skin cancer victims with plastic faces, wild imperfect "scolioma moths," and cripples who lack "balls and elbows" (Bearheart, 150).