polymelia

[ pŏl′ə-mēlē-ə, -mēlyə ]

n.

The presence of more than the normal number of limbs or parts of limbs.

Nearby words

  1. polyleptic,
  2. polylingual,
  3. polymastia,
  4. polymath,
  5. polymathy,
  6. polymenorrhea,
  7. polymer,
  8. polymer fume fever,
  9. polymerase,
  10. polymeria


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