Congenital vs Dysmelia - What's the difference?

congenital | dysmelia |


As an adjective congenital

is congenital: originating before birth and continuing or progressing thereafter.

As a noun dysmelia is

any congenital disorder of the limbs, such as amelia or syndactyly.

congenital

English

Adjective

(-)
  • (of a trait) Present since birth.
  • dysmelia

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia dysmelia)
  • Any congenital disorder of the limbs, such as amelia or syndactyly.