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aliped

[al-uh-ped] /ˈæl əˌpɛd/
adjective
1.
having the toes connected by a winglike membrane, as a bat.
noun
2.
an aliped animal.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35; < Latin āliped- (stem of ālipēs wing-footed). See ala, -ped
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British Dictionary definitions for aliped

aliped

/ˈælɪˌpɛd/
adjective
1.
(of bats and similar animals) having the digits connected by a winglike membrane
noun
2.
an aliped animal
Word Origin
C19: from Latin ālipēs having winged feet, from āla wing + -ped
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