Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A creature having only one foot.
  • n. Botany A monopodium.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone or something with one foot.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of a fabulous tribe or race of Ethiopians having but one leg and foot.
  • n. A monopodium.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having but one foot.
  • n. Any object supported on one foot only; specifically, one of a fabled race of men having but one leg.
  • n. In botany, same as monopodium.

Etymologies

Late Latin monopodius, one-footed; see monopodium.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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