digitation

[ dij-i-tey-shuh n ]
/ ˌdɪdʒ ɪˈteɪ ʃən /

noun Biology.

digitate formation.
a digitlike process or division.

Nearby words

  1. digitalism,
  2. digitalization,
  3. digitalize,
  4. digitally,
  5. digitate,
  6. digiti-,
  7. digitiform,
  8. digitigrade,
  9. digitinervate,
  10. digitipinnate

Origin of digitation

First recorded in 1650–60; digitate + -ion

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Medicine definitions for digitation

digitation

[ dĭj′ĭ-tāshən ]

n.

Division into fingerlike parts.
A fingerlike part or process.

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