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Adactylism

Definition of the noun adactylism

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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 adactylism: adactylia / adactyly
    • more generic word: meromelia = congenital absence of part of an arm or leg

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Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

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 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 previewSimon & Schuster Super Crossword Puzzle Dictionary And Reference Book (1999)

by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions

6 advert; 10 commercial; 11 advertising; 13 advertisement adactylism: 8 adactyly; 9 adactylia ...

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

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, without claws. Adaemonia (ad-e-mo/-ne-ah). Adamantin (ad-am-an/* [ ădăuaç, ...

Google previewThe Student's Medical Dictionary (1904)

Including All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine, with Their Proper Pronunciation and Definitions; Based on Recent Medical Literature by George Milbry Gould

Adactylism (ah-daf-til- izm) [a priv. ; AAktvaos, a finger). The absence of the digits. Adactylous (ah-daf -til -us) ...

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”, ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences, Including the Pronunciation... (1903)

by George Milbry Gould

Adactylism (ab-dab'—til-izm) [d priv. ; dam-212mg, a finger]. The absence of the digits. Ada'ctylous (ab-dab'dil-us) [ti priv.; ddxrvllog, a finger]. Without fingers or toes.

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

adactylia, adactylism (ah-dak-til'e-ah, ah-dak'- til-izm) [Gr. a priv. + iaxrvXcrt finger]. Congenital absence of fingers or toes. adactylous (ah-dak'til-us).

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1911)

adactylism (a-dak'til-izm), n. Same as *adactulia. o, adv. and a. Special varieties of movement or style are indicated by adding other terms, as: adagio assai or molto, very slow; adagio non troppo, slow, but not too much so; adagio cantabile or ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

adactylism (a-dak'til-izm), n. Same as *adactulia. *: adv. and a. £ varieties of movement or style are indicated by adding other terms, as : adagio assai or molto , very slow; adagio non troppo, slow, but not too much so; adagio cantabile or ...

Google previewThe Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (1919)

Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott

see adactylism. adalin {ad'- al-in). A proprietary pTM" used as a sedative and hypnotic It Is 1 bromodiethylacetyl urea. a daman tin (ad-am-an'-tin) [AAAmoi . Pertaining to adamant, ft. cement ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

adactylism (a-dak 'til-izm), n. Same as *adactulia. agio, adv. and a. Special varieties of movement or style are indicated by adding other terms, as: adagio assai or molto, very slow; ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century cyclopedia of names (1910)

adactylism (a-dak 'til-izm), n. Same as *adactulia. £. adv. and a. Special varieties of movement or style are indicated by adding other terms, as: adagio assai or molto, very slow; ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

adactylism (u- dak'til-izm), n. Same as *adac- tylia. adagio, adv. and a. Special varieties of movement or style are indicated by adding other terms, ns : adagio assai or motto , very ...

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