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Princeton's WordNet

  1. polydactyly, hyperdactyly(noun)

    birth defect characterized by the presence of more than the normal number of fingers or toes


  1. polydactyly(Noun)


  2. Origin: From πολυδάκτυλος, from πολύς + δάκτυλος.


  1. Polydactyly

    Polydactyly or polydactylism, also known as hyperdactyly, is a congenital physical anomaly in humans, dogs, and cats having supernumerary fingers or toes. Polydactyly is the opposite of oligodactyly.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Polydactyly

    A congenital anomaly of the hand or foot, marked by the presence of supernumerary digits.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of polydactyly in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of polydactyly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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