[an-ahy-suh-dak-tl-uh s, an-ahy-]
- Zoology. having the toes unlike, or unequal in number.
- Ornithology. having three toes directed forward and one backward.
Origin of anisodactylous
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- (of the feet of passerine birds) having the first toe directed backwards and the other three toes directed forwards
- a bird having this type of feet