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Apod Explained

Apod at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Apod \Ap"od\, Apode \Ap"ode\, n.; pl. {Apods}or {Apodes}. [Gr.
?, ?, footless; 'a priv. + ?, ?, foot.] (Zo["o]l.)
One of certain animals that have no feet or footlike organs;
esp. one of certain fabulous birds which were said to have no
feet.

Note: The bird of paradise formerly had the name {Paradisea
apoda}, being supposed to have no feet, as these were
wanting in the specimens first obtained from the East
Indies.

Apod \Ap"od\, Apodal \Ap"o*dal\, a. [See {Apod}, n.]
1. Without feet; footless.

2. (Zo["o]l.) Destitute of the ventral fin, as the eels.

apod at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » apod.|APOD

English

Adjective

Inter: en-adj » -
  • Lacking feet; apodal.
    1. Lacking a ventral fin.

      Noun

      Inter: en-nou » n


  • An animal without feet.

  • Volapük

    Noun

    Inter: vo-nou » n
  • Inter: obsolete » lang=vo apple

    Usage notes

    This older term has been replaced by Inter: term » pod|lang=vo "apple".

    Declension

    Inter: vo-decl-nou » n

  • Translation: fr » apod
    Translation: ta » apod
    Translation: vi » apod

    APOD at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » apod|apod.

    English

    Noun

    Inter: en-abbreviatio » n
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