Definition of Palmiped

1. a. Web-footed, as a water fowl.



Definition of Palmiped

1. Noun. (obsolete) A web-footed bird ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Palmiped

1. a web-footed bird [n -S]

Medical Definition of Palmiped

1. Web-footed, as a water fowl. A swimming bird; a bird having webbed feet. Origin: L. Palmipes, -edis, broad-footed; palma the palm of the hand + pes a foot; cf. F. Palmipede. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Palmiped

palmie
palmier
palmierite
palmiers
palmies
palmiest
palmiet
palmiets
palmiferous
palmigrade
palmin
palmin test
palminerved
palming
palming off
palmiped (current term)
palmipedes
palmipeds
palmist
palmister
palmisters
palmistries
palmistry
palmists
palmitaldehyde
palmitate
palmitates
palmite
palmitic
palmitic acid

Literary usage of Palmiped

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1858)
"Memoir on the Temperature of the palmiped Birds of the North of Europe. By M. Ch. Martins. 4. Memoir on some Points in the Anatomy and Physiology of the ..."

2. The Royal Phraseological English-French, French-English Dictionary by John Charles Tarver (1845)
"palmiped, ai/j.\(web-footed), palmipède; oiseau ... palmiped, ». ) palmipède. PALMISTRY, ». chiromancie, /. ; (trick of the hand), escamotage, m. ..."

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