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  • n. A persistent blue or cyanotic discoloration of the digits, most commonly occurring in the hands although also occurring in the face and feet as well.

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  • n. cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion

Etymologies

From acro- +‎ cyanosis (Wiktionary)

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