acrodysostosis ac·ro·dys·os·to·sis (āk’rō-dĭs’ŏs-tō’sĭs)
A disorder marked by abnormally small hands and feet, facial changes, and mental retardation.
acrodysplasia acrodysplasia ac·ro·dys·pla·sia (āk’rō-dĭs-plā’zhə, -zhē-ə) n. See acrocephalosyndactyly.
a flowerless plant growing and producing its reproductive structures at the apex only, as ferns and mosses. Historical Examples acrogen, ak′ro-jen, n. a plant that grows at the top chiefly, as a tree-fern. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various noun any flowerless plant, such as a fern or moss, in which […]
acroesthesia acroesthesia ac·ro·es·the·sia (āk’rō-ěs-thē’zhə) n. Extreme hyperesthesia. Hyperesthesia of one or more of the extremities.
acrogeria acrogeria ac·ro·ger·i·a (āk’rō-jěr’ē-ə, -gēr’-) n. Congenital reduction or loss of subcutaneous fat and collagen of the hands and feet.