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Relating to teratology.
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Relating to teratology.
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(tĕr-ă-tŏl′ō-jē) [″ + logos, word, reason]
Branch of science dealing with the study of congenital deformities and abnormal development.
teratologic, adjective
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Teratologic dislocations, irreducible at birth, occur early in foetal development.
But data on newer antimanic drugs are sparse, putting the clinician between a teratologic rock and a clinical hard place.
Alcohol has been identified as a teratologic agent in pregnancy since biblical times.
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As a congenital malformation that cannot be overlooked, [anencephaly] exemplifies the problems and difficulties of teratologic research in man.
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