one-legged

[ wuhn-legd, -leg-id ]
/ ˈwʌnˈlɛgd, -ˈlɛg ɪd /

adjective

having only one leg.
one-sided, as an argument or point of view.
ineffectual because certain basic elements, measures, etc., are lacking: one-legged legislation.

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Origin of one-legged

First recorded in 1835–45
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