onychogryposis

noun
on·​y·​cho·​gry·​po·​sis | \ -gri-ˈpō-səs How to pronounce onychogryposis (audio) \
plural onychogryposes\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce onychogryposis (audio) \

Medical Definition of onychogryposis

: an abnormal condition of the nails characterized by marked hypertrophy and increased curvature

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“Onychogryposis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/onychogryposis. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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