[pod-uh-thee-kuh] /ˌpɒd əˈθi kə/
noun, plural podothecae
[pod-uh-thee-see] /ˌpɒd əˈθi si/ (Show IPA). Ornithology.
the horny integument covering unfeathered portions of the legs and toes of most birds.
[pod] /pɒd/ noun 1. a somewhat elongated, two-valved seed vessel, as that of the pea or bean. 2. a dehiscent fruit or pericarp having several seeds. 3. Entomology. 4. a streamlined enclosure, housing, or detachable container of some kind: an engine pod under the wing of an aircraft. 5. a protective compartment, as for an […]
[pod-sol, -sawl] /ˈpɒd sɒl, -sɔl/ noun 1. .
[pod-suh-lahyz] /ˈpɒd səˌlaɪz/ verb (used with object), podsolized, podsolizing. 1. to make into . verb (used without object), podsolized, podsolizing. 2. to become .
noun Automatic, meaningless, ritual talk, the idiom of pod people; tedious bromides: Clerks utter such podspeak as the inescapable ”Have a nice day” (1960s+)