Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as zygodactyl.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Zoöl.) Yoke-footed; having the toes disposed in pairs; -- applied to birds which have two toes before and two behind, as the parrot, cuckoo, woodpecker, etc.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective zoology yoke-footed; having the toes disposed in pairs. Applied to birds which have two toes before and two behind, as the parrot, cuckoo, woodpecker, etc.

Etymologies

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zygo- +‎ dactylic

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  • having two toes in front and two behind

    June 4, 2007