Definition of dysmorphia noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//dɪsˈmɔːf//
; NAmE NAmE//dɪsˈmɔːrf//
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a condition in which a part of the body grows larger than normal Word Origin late 19th cent.: from Greek dusmorphia ‘misshapenness, ugliness’, from dus- ‘bad’ + morphē ‘form’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dysmorphia