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Definition 1: (medicine) a grossly malformed and usually nonviable fetus - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for monster in the sense of this definition

(monster is a kind of ...) an unborn or unhatched vertebrate in the later stages of development showing the main recognizable features of the mature animal

(monster is a part of ...) congenital absence of the heart (as in the development of some monsters)

(monster is a part of ...) absence of the head (as in the development of some monsters)

(monster belongs to category ...) the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques

Definition 2: a cruel wicked and inhuman person - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for monster in the sense of this definition

(monster is a kind of ...) a person who is not pleasant or agreeable

(... is a kind of monster ) someone who acts as if possessed by a demon

Definition 3: a person or animal that is markedly unusual or deformed - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for monster in the sense of this definition

(monster is a kind of ...) (biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

(... is a kind of monster ) the largest or most massive thing of its kind

"it was a leviathan among redwoods" "they were assigned the leviathan of textbooks"

Definition 4: an imaginary creature usually having various human and animal parts - [noun denoting person]

(monster is a kind of ...) a creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction

(... is a kind of monster ) an imaginary monster used to frighten children

(... is a kind of monster ) a monster renowned in folklore and myth

Definition 5: someone or something that is abnormally large and powerful - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for monster in the sense of this definition

(monster is a kind of ...) a person who is unusual

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