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adactylous

[ey-dak-tl-uh s]
adjective Zoology.
  1. having no fingers or toes.
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Origin of adactylous

First recorded in 1855–60; a-6 + -dactylous
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British Dictionary definitions for adactylous

adactylous

adjective
  1. possessing no fingers or toes
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Word Origin

C19: from a- 1 + dactyl + -ous
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