What is another word for mis-shapen?

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[ mˈɪsʃˈe͡ɪpən], [ mˈɪsʃˈe‍ɪpən], [ m_ˈɪ_s_ʃ_ˈeɪ_p_ə_n]

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    Synonyms for Mis-shapen:

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    The term "mis-shapen" body is used to describe a person who has bodyparts that do not fit standard definitions of the "normal" body. These bodyparts may be too large, too small, disproportionately large or small, or have unusual shapes. Some people may refer to these body parts as "freaks" or "monsters."

    The origins of the term "mis-shapen" body are unknown, but it is believed to have originated in the late 1800s. At that time, medical professionals were beginning to study body types and shapes in greater depth.

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