Definition of malposition in English:

malposition

noun

  • The condition of being wrongly placed or positioned; misplacement; (Medicine) abnormal positioning of a part, organ, etc.; an instance of this.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Todd's Cyclopaedia of Anatomy and Physiology. From mal- + position.

Pronunciation

malposition

/ˌmalpəˈzɪʃn/