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clubhand

[ kluhb-hand ]
/ ˈklʌbˌhænd /
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noun
a deformed or distorted hand, similar in nature to a clubfoot.
the condition of having such a hand.
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Origin of clubhand

First recorded in 1865–70; club + hand
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British Dictionary definitions for clubhand

club hand

noun
a deformity of the hand, analogous to club foot
a hand so deformed

Derived forms of club hand

club-handed, adjective
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Medical definitions for clubhand

clubhand
[ klŭbhănd′ ]

n.
talipomanus
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