acrogeria ac·ro·ger·i·a (āk’rō-jěr’ē-ə, -gēr’-)
Congenital reduction or loss of subcutaneous fat and collagen of the hands and feet.
acrognosis acrognosis ac·rog·no·sis (āk’rəg-nō’sĭs) n. Sensory perception of the limbs.
acrokeratoelastoidosis acrokeratoelastoidosis ac·ro·ker·a·to·e·las·toi·do·sis (āk’rō-kěr’ə-tō-ĭ-lās’toi-dō’sĭs) n. An inherited disorder marked by hyperkeratotic yellow nodules on the palms and soles with disorganization of the dermal elastic fibers.
having the female reproductive organ arising from the apical cell of the stem, thereby terminating its growth, as certain liverworts. Historical Examples The acrogynous Jungermanniaceae fall into a number of natural groups, which cannot, however, be followed out here. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3 Various
acrokeratosis acrokeratosis ac·ro·ker·a·to·sis (āk’rō-kěr’ə-tō’sĭs) n. Overgrowth of the horny layer of the skin, characterized usually by nodular configurations of the backs of the fingers and toes.