from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of or pertaining to teratology.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Biol.) Of or pertaining to teratology.

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  • adjective teratology Of or relating to teratology.
  • adjective teratology Of abnormal growth or structure of a fetus or embryo.


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  • "Marine creatures—sea cucumbers, shreds of squid, faded coral—or perhaps the morbid figments of some artist's teratological imagination. Yves Tanguy?

    From The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana by Umberto Eco, translated by Geoffrey Brock, p 168

    December 17, 2007