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distort
used in The Hot Zone

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Definition
to alter something in an unnatural or untrue way
  • The connective tissue under the skin had been destroyed by the virus, causing a subtle distortion of the face.
    p. 79.3
  • As the bricks appear and move outward, they distort the cell, causing it to bulge and change shape, and finally the cell pops—it bursts and dies.
    p. 198.4
  • Ripples in the faceplate of her head bubble distorted the view, as if she was in a house of mirrors.
    p. 323.6

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