synpelmous

adjective
syn·​pel·​mous | \ (ˈ)sin¦pelməs, sənˈp- \

Definition of synpelmous

: having the two main flexor tendons of the toes blended above the divisions which go to each digit synpelmous foot of a bird

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History and Etymology for synpelmous

irregular from syn- + Greek pelma sole of the foot + English -ous

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“Synpelmous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synpelmous. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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