Definition of ungual in English:
adjectiveZoology & Medicine
Relating to or affecting a nail, hoof, or claw: the distal ungual phalanges may be much modified to bear claws, nails, or hoofs
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- Further detailed physical examination revealed a flesh-colored papule in the nail bed of the third toe of the left foot, consistent with an ungual fibroma.
- It has been seen providing a tendon to the index finger, which does not join with the indicial tendon of the flexor profundus, but, running separately in the sheath, was inserted onto the ungual phalanx.
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