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Meaning of "spade foot" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SPADE FOOT

spade foot play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SPADE FOOT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Spade foot is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SPADE FOOT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of spade foot in the English dictionary

The definition of spade foot in the dictionary is a spadelike projection at the end of a chair leg.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SPADE FOOT

spacy
SPAD
spadassin
spade
spade guinea
spadefish
spadeful
spadelike
spademan
spader
spades
spadework
spadger
spadiceous
spadices
spadicifloral
spadille
spadix
spado
spadroon

WORDS THAT END LIKE SPADE FOOT

athlete´s foot
back foot
bird´s foot
board foot
club foot
elephant foot
foot
hand and foot
kick with the wrong foot
of foot
on foot
on the back foot
on the front foot
on the right foot
on the wrong foot
set on foot
the boot is on the other foot
tread under foot
trench foot
tube foot
under foot

Synonyms and antonyms of spade foot in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «spade foot» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SPADE FOOT

Find out the translation of spade foot to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of spade foot from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «spade foot» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

铲足
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pala pie
570 millions of speakers

English

spade foot
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कुदाल पैर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأشياء بأسمائها الحقيقية القدم
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лопата для ног
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

pá pé
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

spadassin
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

bêche pied
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Spadassin
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Spaten Fuß
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

スペード足
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

스페이드 발
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Spadassin
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chân thuổng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

spadassin
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्पाडेसाइन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

spadassin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

piede spade
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

łopata stopa
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Лопата для ніг
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cazma picior
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

φτυάρι πόδι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

graaf voet
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spade fot
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

spade foten
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of spade foot

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SPADE FOOT»

The term «spade foot» is barely ever used and occupies the 195.366 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SPADE FOOT» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about spade foot

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPADE FOOT»

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Life-histories of the Frogs of Okefinokee Swamp, Georgia: ...
Hermit Spade-foot Toad. Spade-foot Toad. Hermit Toad. Solitary Spade-foot. Solitary Toad. Holbrook's Spade-foot, "Storm Toads." "Storm Frogs." RANGE Check list. "Type Locality South Carolina. Range: Eastern States, Massachusetts to ...
Albert Hazen Wright, 2002
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Desert Channels: The Impulse to Conserve
The spade-foot frog eats its shed skin at intervals and so recycles the nutrients that it contains. As this also allows water to be lost, the frog has to burrow ever deeper as the soil dries, to avoid becoming desiccated. By contrast, the trilling frog ...
Libby Robin, Chris Dickman, Mandy Martin, 2011
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Small Animal Care and Management
In this family are the spade-foot frogs, horned toads, Figure 17-11 African clawed frog. Photo by Isabelle Francais. and parsley frogs that are found in North America, Europe, Indonesia, the Philippines, and parts of Asia. The Spade-Foot Frog.
Dean Marvin Warren, 2002
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Hard-Boiled
The elbow struck him beneath the cheekbone, staggering him so that he must have fallen had he not been held by Spade's foot on his foot. Spade's elbow went on past the astonished dark face and straightened when Spade's hand struck ...
Erin Smith, 2010
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The Fairchild Books Dictionary of Interior Design
SPADE FOOT. therm leg A four—sided tapering leg. A fa— vorite furniture support of Hepplewhite and other mid— to late—18th—century English designers. Could be highly decorated. Also called a TAPER LEG. thermoform A manufacturing ...
Mark Hinchman, 2014
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Popular Mechanics
Spade foot: The spade foot, or club foot, is turned by off-centering at the tailstock end only. If the top is to be a square section, as in the lamp table, Figs. 16, 17 and 18, off-centering must be done on the diagonal, Fig. 3. Just as in turning a plain ...
7
The Maltese Falcon
The elbow struck him beneath the cheek-bone, staggeringhim so thathe must have fallen had he not been held by Spade's foot on his foot. Spade's elbow went on past the astonished dark face and straightened when Spade's hand struck ...
Dashiell Hammett
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The Dashiell Hammett Collection: The Maltese Falcon and 10 ...
The elbow struck him beneath the cheekbone, staggering him so that he must have fallen had he not been held by Spade's foot on his foot. Spade's elbow went on past the astonished dark face and straightened when Spade's hand struck ...
Dashiell Hammett, 2012
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Aestivation: Molecular and Physiological Aspects
(1969) performed a detailed study of the implications of microhabitat selection on aestivating spade-foot toads and analyzed the influence of sand granular structure on the ability of toads to take up water. In a series of elegant comparisons, ...
Carlos Arturo Navas, José Eduardo Carvalho, 2010
10
Popular Science
... but by interlooping and interlocking, and not upon the beggar's-lice principle." Spade-Foot Toads. — Dr. Charles C. Abbott contributes to the " American Naturalist " a study of the hermit spade-foot toad (Scaphiophis Holbrooki), a rare  ...

NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPADE FOOT»

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Master gardener tells how to welcome wildlife to landscape
... spade foot toad I call Sammy (for the fictional detective Sam Spade) and his girlfriend Effie (for Sam Spade's loyal secretary) living in my smaller raised bed. «Albuquerque Journal, Aug 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Spade foot [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/spade-foot>. Jul 2019 ».
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