brachydactylic
brachydactylic [brak΄idak′tə ləsbrak΄idak til′ik]
adj.
BRACHY- + DACTYL + -IC
having abnormally short fingers or toes: also brachydactylous [brak΄idak′tə ləs]
brachydactyly [brak΄idak′tə lē]
n.

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brach·y·dac·tyl·ic (brăk'ĭ-dăk-tĭlʹĭk) also brach·y·dac·ty·lous (-dăkʹtə-ləs) adj.
Having abnormally short fingers or toes.
  brach'y·dac·tylʹi·a (-tĭlʹē-ə) or brach'y·dacʹty·ly (-dăkʹtə-lē) n.

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  • brachydactylous — adjective having abnormally short finger or toes • Syn: ↑brachydactylic • Similar to: ↑abnormal, ↑unnatural • Derivationally related forms: ↑brachydactyly (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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