Meaning of DEFORMATION in English

n.1 disfigurement.

2 Physics a (often foll. by of) change in shape. b a quantity representing the amount of this change.

3 a perverted form of a word (e.g. dang for damn).


deformational adj.

Etymology: ME f. OF deformation or L deformatio (as DEFORM)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.