Definition of Polydactylism. Meaning of Polydactylism. Synonyms of Polydactylism

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Definition of Polydactylism

Polydactylism
Polydactylism Pol`y*dac"tyl*ism, n. [Poly- + Gr. ? finger: cf. F. polydactylisme.] (Anat.) The possession of more that the normal number of digits.

Meaning of Polydactylism from wikipedia

- Polydactyly or polydactylism (from Gr**** πολύς (polys) 'many', and δάκτυλος (daktylos) 'finger'), also known as hyperdactyly, is an anomaly in humans...
- A polydactyl cat is a cat with a congenital physical anomaly called polydactyly (or polydactylism, also known as hyperdactyly), which causes the cat to...
- England area possessed a trait known as polydactylism (having one or more extra toes on a paw). Polydactylism is rarely, if ever, seen in Maine Coons...
- recognized by the Rare and Exotic Feline Registry. The American Polydactyl is a polydactyl cat, meaning that it has more than the usual number of toes. This...
- National News Coverage of Twisty Cat Story Polydactyl Cats (October 2006) What Happened to the Maine Coon Polydactyl? (October 2006) Feline Radial and Femoral...
- a slight curl and a slight turn in the backward direction. Some have polydactyl paws. Highlanders have no known health problems, and are fond of water...
- her, and her stage name, Nayanthara, became her official name. She is a polydactyl, with a rudimentary finger on her left hand. Sri Birthday Special: Nayanthara...
- the sequel novel Hannibal. This symbolism (along with Dr. Lecter's polydactylism) did not get carried over into the film.[citation needed] Joan Crawford...
- dog Skeleton of a dog paw Front paw of European hamster X-ray imagery of front paw of a dachshund Claw Digitigrade Maine Coon Polydactyl International...
- X-ray of a polydactyl human hand with six fingers...