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webfoot

[ web-foot ]
/ ˈwɛbˌfʊt /
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noun, plural web·feet.
a foot with the toes joined by a web.
(initial capital letter) a native or inhabitant of Oregon (used as a nickname).
an animal with webfeet.
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Origin of webfoot

First recorded in 1755–65; web + foot

OTHER WORDS FROM webfoot

web-footed, adjective

Other definitions for webfoot (2 of 2)

web foot

noun Furniture.
a pad foot having the appearance of toes joined by a web.
Also called duck foot.
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British Dictionary definitions for webfoot

webfoot
/ (ˈwɛbˌfʊt) /

noun
zoology a foot having the toes connected by folds of skin
anatomy a foot having an abnormal membrane connecting adjacent toes
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Medical definitions for webfoot

webfoot
[ wĕbfut′ ]

n.
A foot with webbed toes.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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