anonychia

[ an-uh-nik-ee-uh ]
/ ˌæn əˈnɪk i ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

congenital absence of the nails.

Origin of anonychia

< New Latin < Greek an- an-1 + onych- (stem of ónyx nail; see onyx) + -ia -ia
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Medicine definitions for anonychia

anonychia

[ ăn′ə-nĭkē-ə ]

n.

Congenital absence of the nails.
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