palmation

[pal-mey-shuh n, pahl-, pah-mey-]

Origin of palmation

First recorded in 1680–90; palmate + -ion
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British Dictionary definitions for palmation

palmation

noun
  1. the state of being palmate
  2. a projection or division of a palmate structure
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