ectrodactyly

noun
ec·tro·dac·ty·ly | \-ˈdak-tə-lē \
plural ectrodactylies

Medical Definition of ectrodactyly 

: congenital complete or partial absence of one or more digits — see lobster claw

Learn More about ectrodactyly

Share ectrodactyly

Comments on ectrodactyly

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to reject or criticize sharply

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

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!