three-legged

adjective
\ ˈthrē-ˈlegd How to pronounce three-legged (audio) , -ˈlāgd; -ˈle-gəd, -ˈlā- \

Definition of three-legged

: having three legs a three-legged stool

First Known Use of three-legged

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“Three-legged.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/three-legged. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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