follow Dictionary.com

What is the X in X-mas?

spoon nail

noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
an abnormal condition in which the outer surfaces of the nails are concave; koilonychia.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
spoon nail in Medicine

spoon nail n.
See koilonychia.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for spoon nail

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for spoon

7
9
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for spoon nail