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Definition of the noun Macrodactyl
What does Macrodactyl mean as a name of something?
- One of a group of wading birds (Macrodactyli) having very long toes.
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by Mariusz Kaminski
brachycephalic and brachypterous was under brachy-; bradypeptic under brady-; macrobiotic, macrocephalous, macrocosm, macrodactyl, ...
Biographical Notices, and Records of Naval Officers; Special Articles of Naval Art and Science
Macrodactyl (Gr. makros, long ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
dactylarthritis, panaritium, panaris, paronychia, felon, whitlow, joint, knuckle, large, macrodactyl, megadactyl. largeness, dactylomegaly, megalodactylism, macrodactylism. long, macrodactyl. painful contraction, dactylocamps- odynia. pain in, ...
by John Ogilvie
Macrodactyl (mak-ro-dak'til), n. An individual of the Macrodactyli (which see). Macrodactyli (mak-ro-dak'ti-li), m. pl. [Gr. makros, long, and daktylos, a finger.] A family of birds, of the order Grallatores, having very long toes; it comprises the coot, ...
Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox
Macrodactyl, now restricted to those which have a strong, moderate-sized, straight, conical, and com. pressed bill, with a dilated naked plate at the base of the upper mandible: the toes are fur. nished at the sides with a scalloped membrane, ...
by Thomas Davidson
Macrodactyl, mak-ro-dak'ul, adj. having lung toes.
A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronunciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language Together with Condensed Explanations of Fifty Thousand Important Subjects and an Exhaustive Encyclopaedia of All the Arts and Sciences Profusely Illustrated by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris
macrodactyl, -ic, -ous.] Having long toes; an epithet applied to birds of the sub-order Macrodactyles. mâc-rö-dāc-tyl-3-dār, s. pl. [MacaoDACTYLES.] mâc-rö-di-āg-ón S. £ macro-, and Eng., diagonal (q.v.).] The longer of the diagonals ...
Etymological and Pronouncing Literary, Scientific and Technical ... by Charles Annandale
Macrodactyl, mak-ro-dak'til, n. IGr, daktylos, a finger.] One of a family of grallatorial birds, aving very long toes, comprising the coot, rail, water-hen, &c. – Macrodiagonal, mak'ro-di-a "onal, *. The longer of the diagonals of a rhombic rism.
Encyclopaedic Dictionary (1903)
An Original Work of Reference to the Words in the English Language, Giving a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use
macrodactyl(us); -idae.] Entom. : A family of lamellicorn beetles, founded by Kirby, with Macrodactylus for type. It has now la , and its members are transferred to the Scarabeidae. tmäc-rö-dāc'-tyl-ūs, s. [Mod. Lat., from ref. macro-, and Gr.
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Scrabble value of M3A1C3R1O1D2A1C3T1Y4L1
The value of this 11-letter word is 21 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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