Definition of dysmorphia in English:

dysmorphia

noun

Medicine
  • [mass noun] Deformity or abnormality in the shape or size of a specified part of the body.

    ‘muscle dysmorphia’
    • ‘Clinical features in affected kittens were observed from birth and included failure to thrive, behavioral dullness, facial dysmorphia, and ataxia.’
    • ‘Physical examinations revealed facial dysmorphia and ichthyosis in both children.’

Origin

Late 19th century: from Greek dusmorphia misshapenness, ugliness, from dus- dys- + morphē form.

Pronunciation:

dysmorphia

/dɪsˈmɔːfɪə/