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  1. palmiped(Noun)

    A web-footed bird

  2. Origin: palmipes, palmipedis broad-footed; palma the palm of the hand + pes a foot. Compare palmipède.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Palmiped(adj)

    web-footed, as a water fowl

  2. Palmiped(noun)

    a swimming bird; a bird having webbed feet

  3. Origin: [L. palmipes, -edis, broad-footed; palma the palm of the hand + pes a foot; cf. F. palmipde.]

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