Definition of Bird's foot
1. Noun. The foot of a bird.
Generic synonyms: Animal Foot, Foot
Specialized synonyms: Claw, Zygodactyl Foot, Heterodactyl Foot, Webbed Foot, Lobate Foot
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Literary usage of Bird's foot
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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, ..."