dermatoglyphics

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Etymology[edit]

dermato- +‎ -glyphics

Noun[edit]

dermatoglyphics

  1. the patterns of loops, arches and whorls on the skin of the fingers and feet.
  2. the study of such patterns

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Trivia[edit]

Along with misconjugatedly, hydropneumatics, and uncopyrightable, this is the longest English isogram at fifteen letters. If plurals are allowed, the longest is the 16-lettered uncopyrightables.