noun plural -foots
a European leguminous plant, Ornithopus perpusillus, with small red-veined white flowers and curved pods resembling a bird's claws
any of various other plants whose flowers, leaves, or pods resemble a bird's foot or claw
Poetic Foot Vs. Poetic MeterPoetry has a lot of moving parts. If you’re reading this, chances are you’re starting to explore poetic analysis. Poetic foot and meter are a great place to start.
Which Came First: Turkey The Bird, Or Turkey The Nation?The republic of Turkey (look north of Egypt, east of Greece) isn't exactly a breeding ground for the bird that Americans associate with Thanksgiving. In fact, the turkey is native to North America ... so, why do they share the same name?
- bird's nest,
- bird's-eye chilli,
- bird's-eye maple,
- bird's-eye primrose,
- bird's-foot trefoil,
- bird's-foot violet,
- bird's-nest fern,
- bird's-nest fungus
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