leaf-footed

Leaf-footed

Leaf"-foot`ed\, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having leaflike expansions on the legs; -- said of certain insects; as, the leaf-footed bug (Leptoglossus phyllopus).
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
Cite This Source
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: leaf-foot bug
Next Definition: leaf-footed bug
Words Near: leaf-footed
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for leaf-footed
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing leaf-footed
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature