adactyly


adactyly
s.
adactilia, adactilismo, ausencia de dedos de las manos o los pies.

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  • adactyly — adac·ty·ly (a dakґtə le) [a 1 + Gr. daktylos finger] a developmental anomaly characterized by the absence of digits on the hand or foot. adactylous adj …   Medical dictionary

  • adactyly — noun congenital absence of fingers and/or toes • Syn: ↑adactylia, ↑adactylism • Hypernyms: ↑meromelia …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dactyly — In biology, dactyly is the arrangement of digits (fingers and toes) on the hands, feet, or sometimes wings of a tetrapod animal. It comes from the Greek word δακτυλος = finger . Sometimes the ending dactylia is used. The derived adjectives end… …   Wikipedia

  • meromelia — Partial absence of a free limb (exclusive of girdle); e.g., hemimelia, phocomelia. [mero + G. melos, a limb] * * * mero·me·lia (mer″o meґle ə) [mero 1 + melia] congenital absence of any part of a limb, as in adactyly, hemimelia, or… …   Medical dictionary

  • adactylia — adac·tyl·ia .ā .dak til ē ə n congenital lack of fingers or toes * * * adac·tyl·ia (a″dak tilґe ə) adactyly …   Medical dictionary

  • adactylia — noun congenital absence of fingers and/or toes • Syn: ↑adactyly, ↑adactylism • Hypernyms: ↑meromelia * * * |āˌdakˈtilēə noun ( s) Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • adactylism — noun congenital absence of fingers and/or toes • Syn: ↑adactylia, ↑adactyly • Hypernyms: ↑meromelia …   Useful english dictionary

  • meromelia — noun congenital absence of part of an arm or leg • Hypernyms: ↑birth defect, ↑congenital anomaly, ↑congenital defect, ↑congenital disorder, ↑congenital abnormality • Hyponyms: ↑adactylia, ↑adactyly …   Useful english dictionary