fissipalmate

[fis-uh-pal-meyt]

adjective Anatomy.

(of birds) having the toes lobed or partially webbed.

Nearby words

  1. fission track,
  2. fission, nuclear,
  3. fission-fusion bomb,
  4. fission-track dating,
  5. fissionable,
  6. fissiparity,
  7. fissiparous,
  8. fissiped,
  9. fissirostral,
  10. fissura

Origin of fissipalmate


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British Dictionary definitions for fissipalmate

fissipalmate

adjective

(of some birds' feet) partially webbed, having lobes and fringes on separate toes
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