Fissiped
Fissiped \Fis"si*ped\, n. (Zo["o]l.) One of the {Fissipedia}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Fissiped — Fis si*ped, Fissipedal Fis*sip e*dal, a. [Cf. F. fissip[ e]de.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having the toes separated to the base. [See {Aves}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fissiped — [fi sip′ə dəl, fis′i pēd΄ lfis′i ped΄] adj. [< L fissipes (gen. fissipedis), cloven footed < fissus (see FISSION) + pes, FOOT] Zool. having the toes separated from each other: also fissipedal [fi sip′ə dəl, fis′i pēd΄ l] …   English World dictionary

  • fissiped — /fis euh ped /, n. 1. any member of the suborder Fissipedia, carnivorous mammals that have separate toes, as bears, badgers, dogs, cats, and raccoons. adj. 2. of or pertaining to the Fissipedia. 3. cleft footed or cloven hoofed. [1640 50; < LL… …   Universalium

  • fissiped — fis•si•ped [[t]ˈfɪs əˌpɛd[/t]] adj. 1) zool. Also, fis•sip•e•dal [[t]fɪˈsɪp ɪ dl[/t]] having separated toes. 2) mam any terrestrial carnivore of the suborder Fissipedia, including weasels, bears, dogs, and cats • Etymology: 1640–50; < LL… …   From formal English to slang

  • fissiped — noun terrestrial carnivores; having toes separated to the base: dogs; cats; bears; badgers; raccoons • Syn: ↑fissiped mammal • Hypernyms: ↑carnivore …   Useful english dictionary

  • fissiped — 1. adjective Having the toes separated from each other 2. noun An animal that has such toes …   Wiktionary

  • fissiped — n. animals that have separate toes (such as dogs, cats, bears whose feet are not webbed) adj. (Zoology) with separated toes (of dogs, cats etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fissiped — fis·si·ped …   English syllables

  • fissiped mammal — noun terrestrial carnivores; having toes separated to the base: dogs; cats; bears; badgers; raccoons • Syn: ↑fissiped • Hypernyms: ↑carnivore …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fissipedal — Fissiped Fis si*ped, Fissipedal Fis*sip e*dal, a. [Cf. F. fissip[ e]de.] (Zo[ o]l.) Having the toes separated to the base. [See {Aves}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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