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pamprodactylous

or pam·pro·dac·tyl

[pam-proh-dak-tuh-luh s or pam-proh-dak-til]
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adjective Ornithology.
  1. having all four toes directed forward, as in swifts and colies.

Origin of pamprodactylous

1895–1900; pam- (variant of pan-) + pro-2 + -dactylous
Related formspam·pro·dac·tyl·ism, noun
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