Relating to or affecting the peripheral parts, e.g., limbs, fingers, ears, etc. [G. akron, extremity]

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ac·ral 'ak-rəl adj of or belonging to the extremities of peripheral body parts <\acral cyanosis>

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ac·ral (akґrəl) [acr- + -al1] pertaining to an extremity or apex; affecting the limbs (extremities).

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