from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Zoology Adapted to or specialized for climbing.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Adapted or to specialise in climbing.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Capable of climbing; ; adapted for climbing.
- adj. Of or pertaining to the Scansores. See Illust. under aves.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Habitually climbing, as a bird; pertaining to climbing: as, scansorial actions or habits; fitted or serving for climbing: as, scansorial feet; the scansorial tail of a woodpecker. Also scandent.
- Belonging to the Scansores.
- n. A member of the Scansores; a zygodactyl.
- Pertaining to the scansorius.
- n. The scansorius.
From Latin scānsōrius, from scānsus, past participle of scandere, to climb; see skand- in Indo-European roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Latin scansarius, from scansus, past participle of scandere, to climb; see skand- in Indo-European roots. (Wiktionary)