palama definition

  • noun:
    • A membrane expanding amongst the feet of a bird, and uniting all of them pretty much closely together.
    • In ornithology, the webbing or webbed condition regarding the feet of a bird, constituted by some of the conditions generally totipalmation, palmation, and semipalmation, in accordance as all four toes and/or three forward toes tend to be webbed, or perhaps the forward toes are just partially webbed.
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