Syndactyl meaning

sĭn-dăktəl
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An animal, especially a bird or mammal, that has two or more fused digits.
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Of, relating to, or characterized by syndactyly.
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Having two or more digits united, as by webbing.
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A syndactyl mammal or bird.
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An animal, especially a bird or mammal, that has two or more fused digits.
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Of, relating to, or characterized by syndactyly.
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Origin of syndactyl

  • French syndactyle Greek sun- syn- Greek daktulos finger, toe

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition