Membered
Membered Mem"bered, a. 1. Having limbs; -- chiefly used in composition. [1913 Webster]

2. (Her.) Having legs of a different tincture from that of the body; -- said of a bird in heraldic representations. [1913 Webster]


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  • -membered — membered, combining form. having members: »Many membered = having many members …   Useful english dictionary

  • membered — adjective having members; normally used in chemistry in combination with a number • Ant: ↑memberless • Similar to: ↑three membered, ↑3 membered, ↑four membered, ↑4 membered, ↑five membered, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • membered — /mem beuhrd/, adj. having members, esp. of a specified number or kind (often used in combination): a four membered body. [1375 1425; late ME. See MEMBER, ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • membered — adjective Having a specified number of members; e.g. a five membered ring …   Wiktionary

  • membered — adjective Date: 14th century made up of or divided into members …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Membered — Her. Term used to describe a bird whose legs were tinctured differently from its body. Cf. Anime; Beque; Crined; Rame; Unguled …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • membered — mem·bered || membÉ™(r)d adj. having limbs or members …   English contemporary dictionary

  • membered — mem·bered …   English syllables

  • 6-membered — adjective of a chemical compound having a ring with six members having three carbon and three nitrogen atoms in a six membered ring • Syn: ↑six membered • Similar to: ↑membered …   Useful english dictionary

  • six-membered — adjective of a chemical compound having a ring with six members having three carbon and three nitrogen atoms in a six membered ring • Syn: ↑6 membered • Similar to: ↑membered …   Useful english dictionary

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