Definition of web-footed in English:


Syllabification: web-foot·ed
Pronunciation: /ˌwebˈfo͝odəd/


(Of a swimming bird or other aquatic animal) having webbed feet.
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  • The white pelican of North America is a large, web-footed bird with an enormous throat pouch for scooping up fish.
  • Although this rare, web-footed breed is seldom seen in public, anyone who meets an otterhound cannot help but smile at the dark eyes looking soberly out from a tangle of hair that is often soaking wet and muddy.

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