amelia

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From privative a- and Ancient Greek μέλος ‎(mélos, limb) and -ia

Noun[edit]

amelia ‎(uncountable)

  1. (pathology) The congenital absence of one or more limbs.

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Noun[edit]

amelia f (plural amelias)

  1. (teratology) amelia (congenital absence of one or more limbs)