macropod

MACROPÓD, -Ă, macropozi, -de, adj., s.n. 1. adj. (Despre animale) Care are labele, picioarele sau aripioarele înotătoare lungi. 2. s.n. (la pl.) Specie de peşti exotici viu coloraţi; (şi la sg.) peşte din această specie. – Din fr. macropode.
Trimis de claudia, 14.09.2003. Sursa: DEX '98

macropód adj. m., s. m. (sil. -cro-), pl. macropózi; f. sg. macropódă, pl. macropóde
Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic

MACROPÓD, -Ă adj. (Despre animale) Care are picioarele, labele sau aripioarele înotătoare lungi; (despre plante) cu pedunculi lungi. // s.n.pl. Specie de peşti viu coloraţi din apele dulci ale Indochinei. [< fr. macropode, cf. gr. makros – mare, pous – picior].
Trimis de LauraGellner, 20.05.2005. Sursa: DN

MACROPÓD, -Ă I. adj. (despre animale) cu picioare sau înotătoare lungi; (despre plante) cu pedunculi lungi. II. s. m. pl. specie de peşti exotici viu coloraţi. (< fr. macropode/s/)
Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN

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