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zygodactyl

adjective zy·go·dac·tyl \ˌzī-gə-ˈdak-təl\

Definition of ZYGODACTYL

:  having the toes arranged two in front and two behind —used of a bird

Origin of ZYGODACTYL

International Scientific Vocabulary zyg- + Greek daktylos toe
First Known Use: 1831

Other Birds Terms

aerie, bunting, clutch, covey, hackle, ratite, rictus, ruff, skein
Medical Dictionary

zygodactyl

adjective zy·go·dac·tyl \ˌzī-gə-ˈdak-təl\

Medical Definition of ZYGODACTYL

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