Definition of Bird's foot

1. Noun. The foot of a bird.

Group relationships: Bird
Generic synonyms: Animal Foot, Foot
Specialized synonyms: Claw, Zygodactyl Foot, Heterodactyl Foot, Webbed Foot, Lobate Foot
Terms within: Talon



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bird's Foot

birchwoods
bird's-eye
bird's-eye bush
bird's-eye maple
bird's-eye view
bird's-eye views
bird's-foot
bird's-foot fern
bird's-foot violet
bird's-nest
bird's-nest fungus
bird's-tongue
bird's eye
bird's eye view
bird's foot
bird's foot clover
bird's foot trefoil
bird's nest
bird's nest fern
bird's nest filter
bird's nest ivc filter
bird-breeder's disease
bird-breeder's lung
bird-cage
bird-cherry ermine
bird-cherry ermines
bird-dog
bird-dogged
bird-dogging

Literary usage of Bird's foot

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Proceedings by Bristol Naturalists' Society (Bristol, England), Bristol Naturalists' Society (1891)
"Trifolium repens (Dutch Clover).—Fl. by June 4th, Hamp, AB; June 17th, Clifton, EMP 25. Lotus corniculatus (Bird?s-foot Trefoil).—Fl.by May 23rd, Hamp, ..."

2. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1891)
"... because their flower-tubes are sucked for honey. Britten and Holland. [Prov. Eng.] —Lamb's suckling, the white clover, and the bird s-foot trefoil, ..."

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