Fossorious Fos*so"ri*ous, a. (Zo["o]l.) Adapted for digging; -- said of the legs of certain insects. [1913 Webster]

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  • fossorious — adjective Adapted for digging …   Wiktionary

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  • fossorial — adjective Of, pertaining to, or adapted for digging or burrowing. The mole is a fossorial mammal. See Also: fossorious …   Wiktionary

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