digitation

[dij-i-tey-shuh n]

noun Biology.

digitate formation.
a digitlike process or division.

Origin of digitation

First recorded in 1650–60; digitate + -ion
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digitation in Medicine

digitation

[dĭj′ĭ-tāshən]

n.

Division into fingerlike parts.
A fingerlike part or process.
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