pollex

noun pol·lex \ ˈpä-ˌleks \

Definition of pollex

plural pollices play \ˈpä-lə-ˌsēz\
: the first digit of the forelimb : thumb

Origin and Etymology of pollex

New Latin pollic-, pollex, from Latin, thumb, big toe


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pollex

noun pol·lex \ ˈpäl-ˌeks \

medical Definition of pollex

plural pollices play \ˈpäl-ə-ˌsēz\
: the first digit of the forelimb : thumb

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