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An abnormal position of a bone of the leg or foot.
[From Latin vārus, crooked.]
(Pathology) pathol denoting a deformity in which the distal part of a limb is turned inwards towards the midline of the body
[C19: from Latin: bow-legged]
abnormal angulation of a bone or joint, with the angle pointing away from the midline.
[1790–1800; < Latin: bent]
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|Noun||1.||varus - a deformity in which part of a limb is turned inward to an abnormal degree|
deformity, malformation, misshapenness - an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed
valgus - a deformity in which there is an abnormal displacement of part of a limb away from the midline of the body
n. L. varus, doblado o torcido hacia adentro.