A term used of those whose phenotype bears a superficial resemblence to that of Marfan syndrome.

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mar·fa·noid 'mär-fə-.nȯid adj exhibiting the typical characteristics of Marfan syndrome <the \marfanoid habitus>

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mar·fan·oid (mahrґfən-oid) having the characteristic symptoms of Marfan syndrome.

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