Peristeropodous Pe*ris`ter*op"o*dous, a. [Gr. ? a pigeon + ?, ?, foot.] (Zo["o]l.) Having pigeonlike feet; -- said of those gallinaceous birds that rest on all four toes, as the curassows and megapods. [1913 Webster]

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