having the toes connected by a winglike membrane, as a bat.
an aliped animal.
Wing′-foot′ed, having wings on the feet, aliped; Wing′less, without wings.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 4 of 4: S-Z and supplements) Various
(of bats and similar animals) having the digits connected by a winglike membrane
an aliped animal
pertaining to nonaromatic hydrocarbon compounds in which the constituent carbon atoms can be straight-chain, branched chain, or cyclic, as in compounds; saturated, as in the paraffins; or unsaturated, as in the olefins and alkynes. Historical Examples Carbohydrates are classed as open-chain compounds, that is, they may be regarded as derivatives of the aliphatic hydrocarbons. The […]
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aliphatic acids aliphatic acids n. The acids of nonaromatic hydrocarbons, such as acetic, propionic, and butyric acids.
(in an ancient Roman bath) a room for anointment.
contained in a number or quantity, but not dividing it evenly: An aliquant part of 16 is 5. adjective (maths) of, signifying, or relating to a quantity or number that is not an exact divisor of a given quantity or number: 5 is an aliquant part of 12 Compare aliquot (sense 2) aliquant al·i·quant (āl’ĭ-kwŏnt’) […]