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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having anomalous feet.
  • n. One of a group of perching birds, having the middle toe more or less united to the outer and inner ones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Syndactylous; having the middle toe united to the exterior by three phalanges, and to the interior by one only. The kingfisher is an example.
  • n. A syndactylous bird; a bird whose middle toe is united to the exterior by three phalanges, and to the interior by one only.

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