totipalmate

[toh-tuh-pal-meyt, -mit, -pahl-, -pah-meyt]

Origin of totipalmate

First recorded in 1870–75; toti- + palmate
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totipalmate

adjective
  1. (of certain birds) having all four toes webbed
Derived Formstotipalmation, noun

Word Origin for totipalmate

C19: from Latin tōtus entire + palmate, from Latin palmātus shaped like a hand, from palma palm 1
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