[ web-foo t ]
/ ˈwɛbˌfʊt /

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.

Origin of webfoot

First recorded in 1755–65; web + foot

Related forms

web-foot·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for web-footed (1 of 2)




(of certain animals) having webbed feet that facilitate swimming

British Dictionary definitions for web-footed (2 of 2)


/ (ˈwɛbˌfʊt) /


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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Medicine definitions for web-footed


[ wĕbfut′ ]


A foot with webbed toes.
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