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aplasia (s) (noun), aplasias (pl)
The complete or partial failure of tissue to grow or to develop; arrested or abnormal development: Aplasia is the defective development, or congenital (present at birth) absence, of an organ or tissue.
Dr. Lawson was discussing the aplasia of a localized area of the skin on Tina's scalp which was covered by a thin, almost transparent membrane.
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