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anonychia

[ an-uh-nik-ee-uh ]
/ ˌæn əˈnɪk i ə /
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noun Medicine/Medical.

congenital absence of the nails.

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Origin of anonychia

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

anonychia
[ ăn′ə-nĭkē-ə ]

n.

Congenital absence of the nails.
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