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Definition of the adjective achondroplastic
What does achondroplastic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or relating to achondroplasia
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
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by David A. Bedworth, Albert E. Bedworth
the development of bone tissue resulting in a disproportionate growth of the trunk and extremities producing achondroplastic dwarfism q.v. ACHONDROPLASTIC DWARFISM A peculiar type of dwarfism q.v. caused by defective development ...
by Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg
The stocky little ' WAD' is an achondroplastic dwarf: its legs are disproportionately short, and it has a ...
achondroplastic d. 1. a dwarf having a relatively large head with saddle nose and brachycephaly, short limbs, and usually lordosis; see also achondroplasia. 2. a calf with short legs, ...
by Chris Brooker
Inheritance is dominant—achondroplastic adj. achromatopsia n inability to see colours. acid n any substance that has an excess of hydrogen ions over hydroxyl ions, e.g. hydrochloric acid. They have a pH below 7 and turn blue litmus red.
dwarfism, achondroplastic See achondroplasia. dwarfism, hypochondroplastic See hypochondroplasia. dwarfism, pituitary Dwarfism caused by a lack of ...
achondroplastic achromasia (ék'ro-ma'zé-s) N. condition in which there is less pigment in the skin than is normal; pallor. See also ALBINIsM; VITILIGO. achromatism N. state of seeing gray tones instead of colors; colorlessness. achromia ...
A Dictionary of Nursing (2014)
by Market House Books
—achondroplastic [a ̆-kon-droh-plas-tik] adj. achromatic [ak-roh-mat-ik] adj. without colour. —achromasia [ak-roh-may-zia ̆] n. achromatopsia [a ̆-kroh-ma ̆-top-sia ̆] n. the inability to differentiate different shades of colour. Such complete ...
by UN Panda
achondroplastic Normal trunk, small extremities, large ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3H4O1N1D2R1O1P3L1A1S1T1I1C3
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