laminiplantar

adjective
lam·​i·​ni·​plantar | \ ¦lamənə̇+ \

Definition of laminiplantar

: having a side of the tarsus covered with a single horny plate which meets that of the other side in a ridge behind (as in most singing birds except the larks) opposed to scutelliplantar

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Other Words from laminiplantar

laminiplantation \ ˌ⸗⸗⸗+ \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for laminiplantar

lamin- + plantar

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“Laminiplantar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/laminiplantar. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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