noun. Some of a number of related inherited illnesses that can result in irregularities of bodily parts, namely the head, hands, and feet.

ACROCEPHALOSYNDACTYLY: "The acrocephalosynd actyly was passed onto both children by their parents, causing one to develop Pfeiffer's Syndrome and the other to have severe malformations of the face."
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