Bicolligate Bi*col"li*gate, a. [L. bis twice + colligatus, p. p. See {Colligate}, v. t. ] (Zo["o]l.) Having the anterior toes connected by a basal web. [1913 Webster]

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  • bicolligate — (ˈ)bī+ adjective Etymology: from (assumed) New Latin bicolligatus, from New Latin bi (I) + Latin colligatus bound together, past participle of colligare to bind together more at colligate of certain birds : having the three anterior toes… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bicolligate — adjective Having the anterior toes united by a basal web …   Wiktionary

  • bicolligate — bi·colligate …   English syllables

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