syndactylus

[ sin-dak-tuh-luh s ]
/ sɪnˈdæk tə ləs /

noun, plural syn·dac·ty·li [sin-dak-tuh-lahy, -lee] /sɪnˈdæk təˌlaɪ, -ˌli/. Medicine/Medical.

a person having united or webbed fingers or toes.

Nearby words

  1. synd.,
  2. syndactyl,
  3. syndactylia,
  4. syndactylism,
  5. syndactylous,
  6. syndactyly,
  7. synderesis,
  8. syndesis,
  9. syndesmectomy,
  10. syndesmectopia

Origin of syndactylus

< New Latin, noun use of the adj.: having webbed digits; see syn-, -dactylous

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