syndactylism

noun
syn·​dac·​ty·​lism | \ (ˌ)sin-ˈdak-tə-ˌli-zəm How to pronounce syndactylism (audio) \

Definition of syndactylism

First Known Use of syndactylism

1889, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about syndactylism

Time Traveler for syndactylism

Time Traveler

The first known use of syndactylism was in 1889

See more words from the same year

Statistics for syndactylism

Cite this Entry

“Syndactylism.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/syndactylism?pronunciation&lang=en_us&dir=s&file=syndac01. Accessed 19 January 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for syndactylism

syndactylism

noun
syn·​dac·​ty·​lism | \ (ˈ)sin-ˈdak-tə-ˌliz-əm How to pronounce syndactylism (audio) \

Medical Definition of syndactylism

Comments on syndactylism

What made you want to look up syndactylism? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to insert between existing elements

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Eponym Quiz

  • rubens painting
  • Which is the best synonym of bowdlerize?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!