Definition of myelodysplastic in English:

myelodysplastic

Pronunciation /ˌmʌɪələ(ʊ)dɪsˈplastɪk/

adjective

Pathology
  • 1Affected by or relating to dysplasia of the spinal cord.

  • 2Characterized by, relating to, or affected by dysplasia of bone marrow and blood cells; especially in "myelodysplastic syndrome".

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From myelo- + dysplastic, after myelodysplasia.