polydactyly

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polydactyl

pol·y·dac·tyl

 (pŏl′ē-dăk′təl) Biology
adj. also pol·y·dac·ty·lous (-tə-ləs)
Having more than the normal number of digits.
n.
A person or animal having more than the normal number of digits.

pol′y·dac′tyl·ism, pol′y·dac′ty·ly n.

polydactyly

(ˌpɒlɪˈdæktɪlɪ) or

polydactylism

n
(Biology) the state of having more digits than is typical
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polydactyly - birth defect characterized by the presence of more than the normal number of fingers or toespolydactyly - birth defect characterized by the presence of more than the normal number of fingers or toes
human, human being, homo, man - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
Translations

pol·y·dac·ty·ly

[MIM*603596]
n. polidactilia, condición anormal de poseer más de cinco dedos en la mano o el pie.
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