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feather-legged

[feth -er-leg-id, -legd] /ˈfɛð ərˌlɛg ɪd, -ˌlɛgd/
adjective, Southern U.S.
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Origin of feather-legged
1870-1875
1870-75
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  • In feather-legged fowls the feathers appear first along the outer sides of the shanks and toes.

    Our Domestic Birds John H. Robinson

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