toed

adjective \ ˈtōd \
Updated on: 13 Apr 2018

Definition of toed

1 : having a toe or toes especially of a specified kind or number usually used in combination
  • five-toed
  • round-toed shoes
2
[from past participle of 2toe]
: driven obliquely
  • a toed nail
; also : secured by diagonal or oblique nailing

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toed

adjective \ ˈtōd \

medical Definition of toed

: having a toe or toes especially of a specified kind or number usually used in combination
  • five-toed

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