dermatoglyphics dermatoglyphics

Definition(s):

  • (n) the study of the whorls and loops and arches in the fingertips and on the palms of the hand and the soles of the feet

Usage(s):

  • Substituting an anatomical sciencepalmar dermatoglyphicsfor the ancient pseudo-science of chiromancy.
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