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Definition of the noun adactylia

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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 previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

ADACTYLIA baneberry. A. al'ba, white cohosh. A. rub'ra, r«d oohoti. Purgative and emetic. Actinic, ak-tin'-ik. Having the power of exciting chemic action Actin' iochrome. Red pigment from Actinias. Actinism, actinium. The chemical 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 due to the presence of auto- somal recessive genes.

Google previewAustralian Nurses' Dictionary (2016)

by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley

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

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 previewBailliere's Midwives' Dictionary (2012)

by Denise Tiran

adactylia, adactyly ...

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 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 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.) ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Adactylia (ah-dak-ti/-e-ah) [a priv.; dáxrvaoc, a finger]. Absence of the digits. Adactylism (ah-dak'-tilizm) [a priv.; dáxrvor, a #. The absence of the digits. Adactylous (ah-dak'-ti/-us) [a priv.; dáxrvoc, a finger]. Without fingers or toes. In biology ...

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 previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Donald Venes, MD

adactylia, adactylism, adactyly (a”dak” ti'l'é-a, a-dak'ti-lizm, -lé) [a- + dactyl-] Congenital absence of digits of the hand or foot. adamantine (ad”a-man' tén”, ...

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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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