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Meaning of ACHONDROPLASIA

Pronunciation:  ey`kândru'pleyzhu

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
 

ACHONDROPLASIA is a 14 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: achondroplasty, chondrodystrophy, osteosclerosis congenita
 
 See Also: congenital disease, genetic abnormality, genetic defect, genetic disease, genetic disorder, hereditary condition, hereditary disease, inherited disease, inherited disorder

 

 

 

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