ateliosis
Incomplete development of the body or any of its parts, as in infantilism and dwarfism. SYN: atelia. [G. ateles, incomplete, + -osis, condition]

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ate·li·o·sis or chiefly Brit ate·lei·o·sis ə-.tel-ē-'ō-səs, -.tē-lē- n, pl -o·ses -.sēz incomplete development esp dwarfism associated with anterior pituitary deficiencies and marked by essentially normal intelligence and proportions though often retarded sexual development compare ACHONDROPLASIA

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  • Ateliosis — is a biological condition where children do not mature …   Wikipedia

  • ateliosis — f. Med. Enanismo en que las proporciones son normales, debido a desórdenes de la glándula pituitaria …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • ateliosis — ateliotic /euh tel ee ot ik/, adj. /euh tee lee oh sis, euh tel ee /, n. Pathol. a form of infantilism caused by pituitary malfunction, characterized by a childish face and voice and associated physical underdevelopment, but not affecting… …   Universalium

  • ateliosis — n. disorder characterized by poor physical development and a childlike appearance …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ateliosis — atel·i·o·sis …   English syllables

  • ateliosis —   n. imperfect development; dwarfism …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ateliosis — noun a form of infantilism characterized by physical underdevelopment but normal intelligence • Syn: ↑ateleiosis • Derivationally related forms: ↑ateleiotic (for: ↑ateleiosis) • Hypernyms: ↑infantilism …   Useful english dictionary

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