Definition of phocomelic in US English:

phocomelic

(also phokomelic)

adjective

Medicine
  • Exhibiting or characteristic of phocomelia. Also as noun: a person with phocomelia.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Lancet. From phocomelia + -ic.

Pronunciation

phocomelic

/ˌfəʊkə(ʊ)ˈmiːlɪk/