- having the toes connected by a winglike membrane, as a bat.
- an aliped animal.
Origin of aliped
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Wing′-foot′ed, having wings on the feet, aliped; Wing′less, without wings.
- (of bats and similar animals) having the digits connected by a winglike membrane
- an aliped animal
Word Origin for aliped
C19: from Latin ālipēs having winged feet, from āla wing + -ped
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