[hahy-per-dak-til-ee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pər dækˈtɪl i ə/
the presence of extra fingers or toes.
hyperdactyly hy·per·dac·ty·ly (hī’pər-dāk’tə-lē)
[dem-uh-krat-ik] /ˌdɛm əˈkræt ɪk/ adjective 1. pertaining to or of the nature of democracy or a democracy. 2. pertaining to or characterized by the principle of political or social equality for all: democratic treatment. 3. advocating or upholding democracy. 4. (initial capital letter) Politics. /ˌdɛməˈkrætɪk/ adjective 1. of, characterized by, derived from, or relating to […]
[dahy-krot-ik] /daɪˈkrɒt ɪk/ adjective, Physiology. 1. having or pertaining to a double beat of the pulse for each beat of the heart. /daɪˈkrɒtɪk/ adjective 1. (physiol) having or relating to a double pulse for each heartbeat hyperdicrotic hy·per·di·crot·ic (hī’pər-dī-krŏt’ĭk) adj. Characterized by excess dicrotism.
noun any hypertext software with a drawing program; drawing with such a program Usage Note computing
noun in science fiction, a device which allows a space vehicle to travel faster than the speed of light, entering hyperspace; also, the state of such space travel Examples Isaac Asimov first talked about hyperdrive in the 1940s. n. by 1955, an invented word of science fiction writers to describe anything that can power a […]