polydactyl

adjective poly·dac·tyl \ -ˈdak-tᵊl \

Definition of polydactyl

:having or causing polydactyly

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Origin and Etymology of polydactyl

Greek polydaktylos, from poly- + daktylos digit


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polydactyl

adjective poly·dac·tyl \ ˌpäl-i-ˈdak-tᵊl \

medical Definition of polydactyl

:characterized by polydactyly
  • polydactyl strains of guinea pigs
  • Genetics
; also :being a gene that determines polydactyly

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polydactyl

noun

medical Definition of polydactyl

:one having more than the normal number of toes or fingers

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