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  • adj. Having a single series of large scutes on the posterior side of the tarsus; said of certain birds.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Having a single series of large scutes on the posterior side of the tarsus; -- said of certain birds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or having the characters of the Holaspideæ; specifically, having the posterior portion of the tarsus covered by large scutella in a single series, as in the larks, Alaudidæ.

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Ancient Greek

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