: lacking the coccygeal vertebrae
rumpless domestic fowls
: tailless

Word History


rump entry 1 + -less

First Known Use

1783, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rumpless was in 1783

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“Rumpless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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