holaspidean

Holaspidean

Hol`as*pid"e*an\, a. [Holo- + Gr.?, ?, shield.] (Zo["o]l.) Having a single series of large scutes on the posterior side of the tarsus; -- said of certain birds.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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