Mon*stros"i*ty (?), n.; pl. Monstrosities (#). [Cf. F. monstruosit'e. See Monstrous.]
The state of being monstrous, or out of the common order of nature; that which is monstrous; a monster.
A monstrosity never changes the name or affects the immutability of a species.
Adanson (Trans. ).
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