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Medical Term:


Pronunciation: sport

Definition: An organism varying in whole or in part, without apparent reason, from others of its type; this variation may be transmitted to the descendants or the latter may revert to the original type.

Synonym(s): singleton2

[M.E. disporte, fr. O.Fr. desport, diversion]

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