cyrtosis: Meaning and Definition of

cyr•to•sis

Pronunciation: (sur-t?'sis), [key]
? n.
  1. any abnormal curvature of the spine or of the extremities.
  2. a viral disease of the cotton plant, characterized by stunted and distorted growth.
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