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Definition of the noun adactylia

What does adactylia mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. congenital absence of fingers and/or toes
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonyms of adactylia: adactylism / adactyly
    • more generic word: meromelia = congenital absence of part of an arm or leg

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Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

ADACTYLIA baneberry. A. al'ba, white cohosh. A. rub'ra, red cohosh. Purgative and emetic. Actinic, ak-tin'-ik. Having the power of exciting chemic action. Actin' iochrome. Red pigment from Actinias. Actinism, ak'-tin-izm. The chemic property of ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

adactylia. adactyly. adactylism. adactyly. adactyly (adactylia; adactylism). congenital absence of fingers or toes. In Holstein cattle, it is ...

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

adactylia (ˌaydak tili⋅ə) congenital absence ...

Google previewBailliere's Midwives' Dictionary E-Book (2017)

by Denise Tiran

adactylia, adactyly congenital absence of fingers or ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

adactylia, adactyly[ -dak-til'e- ]congenital absence of the digits.adamantine [ad′ ′ ...

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes

adactylia device (a padded metal frame that is placed against the patient's chest and abdomen, with belt buckles that secure and protect the head, chest, and abdomen during the procedure) is strapped to the patient. To use this device, the ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

adactylia Absence of fingers or toes, or both, from birth. Addison 's disease Adam's apple The prominence of the thyroid cartilage on the fore part of throat, predominantly in men. adaptation (1) A change in an ...

Google previewDICTIONARY OF MEDICAL TERMS,6th ed. (2012)

Also called adactylia, adactylism. ADJ. adactylous adamantine ADJ. 1. pert. to tooth enamel. 2. hard-surfaced. Adams-Stokes syndrome N. condition characterized by recurrent sudden attacks of unconsciousness, with or without convulsions, ...

Google previewAppleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)

by Caroline Wormeley Latimer

adactylia (ah-dak -til'e-ah). Congenital absence of fingers and toes. [Gr., a, priv., + daktylos, finger.] ...

Google previewOrthopaedic Dictionary (1994)

by Stanley Hoppenfeld, Michael S. Zeide

Also known as Lobster Foot and Partial Adactylia. Cleft Hand (kleft/hand) (n.) Hand. Cleidocranial Dysplasia (kli"do-krä'né-al/dis-pla'seah) (n.) See Cleidocranial Dysostosis. Cleidocranial Dysostosis (kli"dó-krä'ne-al/dis"ostö'sis) ( n.) ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2A1C3T1Y4L1I1A1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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