didactylism


didactylism
di·dac·ty·lism

English syllables. 2014.

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  • didactylism — Congenital condition of having only two fingers on a hand or two toes on a foot. [G. di , two, + daktylos, finger or toe] * * * di·dac·tyl·ism (di dakґtəl iz əm) [di + daktyl + ism] the condition of having only two digits on a hand or… …   Medical dictionary

  • didactylism — noun see didactyl …   Useful english dictionary

  • didactyl — adj. [Gr. dis, twice; daktylos, finger] Having two tarsi of equal length; didactyl n.; didactylism n.; didactylous adj …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • didactyl — 1. adjective Having only two toes, fingers or claws. 2. noun A didactyl animal. See Also: didactylism, didactylous, didactyly …   Wiktionary


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