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Achondroplasia

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Noun

1. achondroplasia, achondroplasty, chondrodystrophy, osteosclerosis congenita

an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism

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Achondroplasia

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noun
a skeletal disorder, characterized by failure of normal conversion of cartilage into bone, that begins during fetal life and results in dwarfism

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Achondroplasia

see synonyms of achondroplasia
noun
a congenital disorder of bone formation that results in deformities and dwarfing of the skeleton

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Achondroplasia

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n.
Improper development of cartilage at the ends of the long bones, resulting in a form of congenital dwarfism.

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