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Apods Explained

Apods 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

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

apods at English (WD) Of Explained:



  • Inter: nominative plural of » apod|lang=vo