clubhand

[ kluhb-hand ]
/ ˈklʌbˌhænd /

noun

a deformed or distorted hand, similar in nature to a clubfoot.
the condition of having such a hand.

Nearby words

  1. clubber,
  2. clubbing,
  3. clubby,
  4. clubface,
  5. clubfoot,
  6. clubhaul,
  7. clubhouse,
  8. clubhouse sandwich,
  9. clubland,
  10. clubman

Origin of clubhand

First recorded in 1865–70; club + hand

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British Dictionary definitions for club hand

club hand

noun

a deformity of the hand, analogous to club foot
a hand so deformed
Derived Formsclub-handed, adjective

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Medicine definitions for club hand

clubhand

[ klŭbhănd′ ]

n.

talipomanus

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