Braccate
Braccate Brac"cate, a.[L. bracatus wearing breeches, fr. bracae breeches.] (Zo["o]l.) Furnished with feathers which conceal the feet. [1913 Webster]

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  • braccate — /brakˈāt/ (zoology) adjective Having feathered legs or feet ORIGIN: L brācātus wearing breeches * * * braccate, a. (ˈbrækeɪt) [ad. L. brac(c)āt us, f. brāc(c)æ trousers, breeches: see ate2.] Ornith. Having the legs fully covered with feathers. in …   Useful english dictionary

  • braccate — /ˈbrækeɪt/ (say brakayt) adjective Ornithology having legs covered by feathers. {Latin brac(c)ātus having breeches} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Braga (prenda de vestir) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase braga (desambiguación). Bragas modernas. Este artículo trata especialmente sobre la palabra «braga» y de la evolución de dicha prenda desde el tiempo de los romanos. El término… …   Wikipedia Español

  • braccata — pl.f. braccate …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • brac|cate — «BRAK ayt», adjective. having the shanks and feet covered with feathers: »braccate birds. ╂[< Latin braccātus wearing breeches < braccae breeches] …   Useful english dictionary

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