Definition of Dactylar

1. a. Pertaining to dactyl; dactylic.



Definition of Dactylar

1. Adjective. (poetry) Pertaining to dactyl; dactylic. ¹

2. Adjective. (zoology) Of or pertaining to a finger or toe, or the claw of an insect crustacean. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dactylar

1. in dactyl rhythm [adj]

Medical Definition of Dactylar

1. 1. Pertaining to dactyl; dactylic. 2. Of or pertaining to a finger or toe, or to the claw of an insect crustacean. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dactylar

dacryohemorrhea
dacryohemorrhoea
dacryolith
dacryolithiasis
dacryon
dacryops
dacryopyorrhoea
dacryorrhoea
dacryostenosis
dacryphilia
dactinomycin
dactyl
dactyl-
dactylagra
dactylalgia
dactylar (current term)
dactylectomies
dactylectomy
dactyledema
dactylet
dactylets
dactyli
dactyli ology
dactylic
dactylic rhyme
dactylic rhymes
dactylics
dactylies
dactyliography
dactyliology

Literary usage of Dactylar

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1. The Art of the Player-piano: A Text-book for Student and Teacher by Sydney Grew (1922)
"dactylar " touch " is characteristic. There are passages in music formed of an accented long followed by two shorts, the first of the latter having a ..."

2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1888)
"... angle of the merai segments slightly spinous distally ; pro- podal and dactylar segments furnished above and below with two series of coarse spines. ..."

3. A Monograph on the Isopods of North America by Harriet Richardson (1905)
"joints combined, and armed inside with 18-20 spines; dactylar claws in all pairs nearly equal. Middle piece of male operculum not expanded at the end, ..."

4. Svensk-Engelsk hand-ordbok by Victor Emanuel Ă–man (1872)
"[dactylic. dal, m. valley, vale, dale, -a, vn to sink. daktyl, m. dactyl, -isk, adj. dactylar, dala, /. ..."

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