Wing"-foot`ed (?), a.

1.

Having wings attached to the feet; as, wing-footed Mercury; hence, swift; moving with rapidity; fleet.

Drayton.

2. Zool. (a)

Having part or all of the feet adapted for flying.

(b)

Having the anterior lobes of the foot so modified as to form a pair of winglike swimming organs; -- said of the pteropod mollusks.

 

© Webster 1913.

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