Quadrupedal
Quadrupedal Quad*ru"pe*dal, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having four feet; of or pertaining to a quadruped. [1913 Webster]

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  • quadrupedal — quadruped ► NOUN ▪ an animal which has four feet, especially a mammal. DERIVATIVES quadrupedal adjective. ORIGIN from Latin quadru four + pes foot …   English terms dictionary

  • quadrupedal — adjective see quadruped …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • quadrupedal — See quadruped. * * * …   Universalium

  • quadrupedal — adjective Walking on four feet …   Wiktionary

  • quadrupedal — kwÉ‘ druːpɪdl /kwÉ’ d adj. having four legs; walking on all four legs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quadrupedal — quad·ru·pe·dal …   English syllables

  • quadrupedal — adjective having four feet • Syn: ↑quadruped, ↑four footed • Ant: ↑biped (for: ↑quadruped), ↑bipedal • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • quadrupedal extensor reflex — Brain r …   Medical dictionary

  • quadruped — quadrupedal /kwo drooh pi dl, kwod roo ped l/, adj. quadrupedism, n. /kwod roo ped /, adj. 1. four footed. n. 2. an animal, esp. a mammal, having four feet. [1640 50; < L quadruped (s. of quadrupes), equiv. to quadru QUADRU + ped PED] * * * …   Universalium

  • Bipedalism — Bipedality redirects here. For the film, see Bipedality (film). An ostrich, one of the fastest of living bipeds …   Wikipedia

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