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Pronunciation: brak′ē-me-tap′ō-dē

Definition: Apparent shortness of toes or fingers resulting from shortness or hypoplasia of the metacarpals or metatarsals.

[brachy- + G. meta- (tarsal) + pous (pod-), foot]

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