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n. - A person who had a posterior curvature of the thoracic spine usually the result of a disease (lung disease, Paget's disease) or a congenital problem.

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  • For this "execrable hunchback" is fearfully and wonderfully made.
  • Oh, and the white girl angry hunchback is a direct result of the white boy argument withdrawal.
  • Specifically, the microRNAs dial-back the activity of a protein called "hunchback," which specifies that the cells are in stage 2.
  • The hunchback stepped back quickly, his face changed. for more
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