Wing-footed : Definition


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Definitions of Wing-footed

Pronunciation : Wing"-foot`ed
Part of Speech : a.
Definition : 1. Having wings attached to the feet; as, wing-footed Mercury; hence, swift; moving with rapidity; fleet. Drayton.

2. (Zoöl.) (a) Having part or all of the feet adapted for flying. (b) Having the anterior lobes of the foot so modified as to form a pair of winglike swimming organs; -- said of the pteropod mollusks.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913


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