platydactyl

adjective platy·dactyl \¦platē+\\"+\
variants: less commonly

platydactyle

\¦platē+\ or

platydactylous

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Definition of platydactyl

  1. :  having flat digits —used especially of lizards and frogs with flattened adhesive tips to the toes

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Origin and Etymology of platydactyl

platydactyl from platy- + dactyl; platydactyle from platy- + Greek daktylos finger, toe; platydactylous International Scientific Vocabulary platy- + -dactylous


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