Podophyllous Pod`o*phyl"lous, a. 1. (Zo["o]l.) Having thin, flat, leaflike locomotive organs. [1913 Webster]

2. (Anat.) Pertaining to, or composing, the layer of tissue, made up of lamin[ae], beneath a horse's hoof. [1913 Webster]

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  • podophyllous — |pädə|filəs adjective Etymology: pod + phyllous : of, relating to, or being the laminar dermal tissue underlying the horny layers of a hoof * * * podophyllous, a. (pɒdəʊˈfɪləs) [f. Gr. ποδο , podo + ϕύλλον leaf + ous.] 1. Entom. Having, as some… …   Useful english dictionary

  • podophyllous — podo·phyl·lous …   English syllables

  • Subpodophyllous — Sub*pod o*phyl lous, a. (Anat.) Situated under the podophyllous tissue of the horse s foot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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