syndactylism

noun syn·dac·ty·lism \ (ˌ)sin-ˈdak-tə-ˌli-zəm \

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1889

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syndactylism

noun syn·dac·ty·lism \ (ˈ)sin-ˈdak-tə-ˌliz-əm \

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