Definition of malrotation in English:

malrotation

noun

Medicine
  • Abnormal rotation of a part of the body; specifically failure of normal rotation of the intestines or other organs during fetal development; an instance of this. Later also: abnormal rotation of the fetus during delivery.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in New England Journal of Medicine. From mal- + rotation.

Pronunciation

malrotation

/ˌmalrəʊˈteɪʃn/