unguis


unguis

noun, plural un·gues [uhng-gweez] /ˈʌŋ gwiz/.

  1. a nail, claw, or hoof.
  2. Botany. the clawlike base of certain petals.

noun plural -gues (-ɡwiːz)

  1. a nail, claw, or hoof, or the part of the digit giving rise to it
  2. the clawlike base of certain petals

n. pl. un•gues (-gwēz)

  1. Any of the thin horny translucent plates covering the upper surface at the end of each finger and toe, consisting of a visible body and a root concealed under a fold of skin; a fingernail or toenail.onyx

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