malformed or misshapen; pertaining to an abnormality in the shape or size of a body part
He has a long, rather dysmorphic face.
Greek ‘badness of form’
noun malformation; an abnormality in the shape or size of a body part; also called dysmorphism Examples People with body dysmorphia also feel great anxiety. Word Origin Greek ‘badness of form’
[dis-nee-zhuh, -zhee-uh, -zee-uh] /dɪsˈni ʒə, -ʒi ə, -zi ə/ noun, Psychiatry. 1. an impairment of memory. dysmnesia dys·mne·sia (dĭs-nē’zhə, -zē-ə) n. A naturally poor or an impaired memory.
dysmimia dys·mim·i·a (dĭs-mĭm’ē-ə) n.
[dis-me-tree-uh] /dɪsˈmɛ tri ə/ noun, Pathology. 1. the inability to conform muscular action to desired movements because of faulty judgment of distance. dysmetria dys·me·tri·a (dĭs-mē’trē-ə, -mět’rē-ə) n. An inability or impaired ability to accurately control the range of movement in muscular acts.