n. person suffering from cryptorchidism (failure of the testes to descend into the scrotum during development)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • cryptorchis — cryp·tor·chis …   English syllables

  • cryptorchis — noun see cryptorchid I …   Useful english dictionary

  • cryptorchid — noun Etymology: New Latin cryptorchid , cryptorchis, from crypt + orchid , orchis testicle, from Greek orchis more at orchis Date: 1874 one affected with cryptorchidism • cryptorchid adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Cryptorchidismus — (gr.), Verborgensein des Hodens in der Bauchhöhle, als Fehler der Bildung, s. Hoden. Cryptorchis, 1) ein Mensch, der an Cryptorchidismus leidet; 2) dieser Zustand selbst …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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