Scoliosis cannot be encapsulated by a 9-letter word and a one sentence definition - it is an experience. But, scoliosis lifestyle aside, here's a breakdown of scoliosis, root by root.
an abnormal lateral curvature of the spine.
from the Greek word skolíōsis a bending
Scoliosis is hard to define, and while our spines might be "abnormally curved", it's important to remember that we are bent, not broken! :)