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

  • n. A posterior appendage, such as a leg, wing, or flipper.

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  • n. A posterior limb on an animal. When referring to quadrupeds, the term hind leg is often instead used.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a posterior appendage such as a leg or the homologous structure in other animals


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