Correct spelling for deformation

Medical definition of deformation:

1. A change of form from the normal. 2. A deformity.

Usage examples for deformation:

  • She had never heard, or had forgotten the title to which Lord Borland of the old time was heir; and now that all doubt as to the identity of the man was over, although, let her strain her vision as she might, she could not, through the deformation of years, descry the youthful visage, she felt that all action on the part of the generation in possession was none the less forestalled and precluded by the presence of one in the house who had evidently long waited his arrival, and had certainly but begun his reprisals. "Warlock o' Glenwarlock, – George MacDonald"

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