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webfoot

[web-foo t] /ˈwɛbˌfʊt/
noun, plural webfeet.
1.
a foot with the toes joined by a web.
2.
(initial capital letter) a native or inhabitant of Oregon (used as a nickname).
3.
an animal with webfeet.
Origin
1755-1765
1755-65; web + foot
Related forms
web-footed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for webfoot

webfoot

/ˈwɛbˌfʊt/
noun
1.
(zoology) a foot having the toes connected by folds of skin
2.
(anatomy) a foot having an abnormal membrane connecting adjacent toes
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webfoot in Medicine

webfoot web·foot (wěb'fut')
n.
A foot with webbed toes.

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