Pinnatiped
Pinnatiped Pin*nat"i*ped, a. [L. pinnatus feathered + pes, pedis foot: cf. F. pinnatip[`e]de.] (Zo["o]l.) Having the toes bordered by membranes; fin-footed, as certain birds. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pinnatiped — Pin*nat i*ped, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any bird which has the toes bordered by membranes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pinnatiped — /pi nat euh ped /, adj. Ornith. having lobate feet. [1820 30; < NL pinnatiped (s. of pinnatipes). See PINNATI , PED] * * * …   Universalium

  • pinnatiped — /pɪˈnætəpɛd/ (say pi natuhped) adjective Ornithology having lobate feet …   Australian English dictionary

  • pinnatiped — noun aquatic carnivorous mammal having a streamlined body specialized for swimming with limbs modified as flippers • Syn: ↑pinniped mammal, ↑pinniped • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic mammal • Hyponyms: ↑seal, ↑walrus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • -ped — a combining form with the meaning having a foot of the kind specified by the initial element: pinnatiped. Also, pede. Cf. pod. [ < L ped , s. of pes footed, adj. deriv. of pes FOOT] * * * …   Universalium

  • aquatic mammal — noun whales and dolphins; manatees and dugongs; walruses; seals • Hypernyms: ↑placental, ↑placental mammal, ↑eutherian, ↑eutherian mammal • Hyponyms: ↑cetacean, ↑cetacean mammal, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pinniped mammal — noun aquatic carnivorous mammal having a streamlined body specialized for swimming with limbs modified as flippers • Syn: ↑pinniped, ↑pinnatiped • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic mammal • Hyponyms: ↑seal, ↑walrus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pinnipedia — noun seals; sea lions; walruses • Syn: ↑suborder Pinnipedia • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Carnivora, ↑order Carnivora • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea horse — noun 1. either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber • Syn: ↑walrus, ↑seahorse • Hypernyms: ↑pinniped mammal, ↑pinniped, ↑pinnatiped • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • seahorse — noun 1. either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑walrus, ↑sea horse • Hypernyms: ↑pinniped mammal, ↑pinniped, ↑pinnatiped …   Useful english dictionary

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