a person having united or webbed fingers or toes.
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How to use syndactylus in a sentence
A young gibbon (Hylobates syndactylus) in a passion has been described as behaving in almost exactly the same manner.The Expression of Emotion in Man and Animals | Charles Darwin
It is clear that in the first place we may distinguish the Siamang, H. syndactylus, which indeed some regard as a separate genus.The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia | Frank Evers Beddard
It was with difficulty distinguished from H. syndactylus, except from its size and the presence of the white superciliary band.A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 2 (of 2) | Henry O. Forbes