from The Century Dictionary.
- Having only one foot.
- noun One who or that which is one-footed. Compare
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective Having only one foot.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A person or creature with only one
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If now and then a "uniped" happens to stray into it, the incongruity is as conspicuous as in the case of
Evidently this discreet "uniped" was impressed with the desirableness of living to fight another day.
Eric the Red, "the only doubtful part of which is the" uniped "episode, a touch of mediaeval superstition so palpable as not to be deceptive.
The Northmen, Columbus and Cabot, 985-1503 Various 1884
The narrator calls it a "uniped," or some sort of one-footed goblin,  but that is hardly reasonable, for after the shooting it went on to perform the further quite human and eminently Indian-like act of running away. [
The chemist said, "Along the sides of the uniped are microscopic atomic furnaces, each of which vaporizes about a million molecules or so in the surrounding rock and decomposes them into atoms.
The Martian Way Asimov, Isaac, 1920- 1955