hammertoe

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noun ham·mer·toe \ˈha-mər-ˌtō\

Definition of hammertoe

  1. :  a deformed claw-shaped toe and especially the second that results from permanent angular flexion between one or both phalangeal joints

Circa 1885

First Known Use of hammertoe

circa 1885


Medical Dictionary

hammertoe

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noun ham·mer·toe \ˌham-ər-ˈtō\

Medical Definition of hammertoe

  1. :  a deformed claw-shaped toe and especially the second that results from permanent angular flexion between one or both phalangeal joints—called also claw toe


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