zygodactylous

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Etymology[edit]

From zyg- + Ancient Greek δάκτυλος ‎(dáktulos, finger).

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Adjective[edit]

zygodactylous ‎(not comparable)

  1. (ornithology) Having two toes pointing forward, and two toes pointing backward.

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