English noun: deformity
|1.||deformity (state) an affliction in which some part of the body is misshapen or malformed|
|Narrower (hyponym)||Arnold-Chiari deformity, chicken breast, clawfoot, cleft foot, clubfoot, pes cavus, pigeon breast, plagiocephaly, scaphocephaly, talipes, valgus, varus|
|2.||deformity (attribute) an appearance that has been spoiled or is misshapen|
|Samples||There were distinguishing disfigurements on the suspect's back.|
Suffering from facial disfiguration.
|Broader (hypernym)||appearance, visual aspect|