MALFUNCTION By N., Sam M.S. - 8 is the inability for an organ or structure to function correctly. MALFUNCTION: "Kidney malfunction results in an inability to correctly filter the blood." Related Psychology Terms EMOTION (General) HUNGER DRIVE ARTERIOSCLEROTIC BRAIN DISORDER LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) ALPORT'S SYNDROME RUSH, BENJAMIN (1746-1813) CEREBELLUM STIMULUS (literally “goad”) APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "MALFUNCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/malfunction/ (accessed January 18, 2022).