polydactyly

noun poly·dac·ty·ly \ ˌpä-lē-ˈdak-tə-lē \

Definition of polydactyly

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

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1886

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polydactyly

noun poly·dac·ty·ly \ -ˈdak-tə-lē \

medical Definition of polydactyly

plural polydactylies
: the condition of having more than the normal number of toes or fingers called also polydactylia, polydactylism

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