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fissipedia


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fissipedia  \Fis`si*pe"di*a\,  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  L.  fissus  (p.  p. 
  of  findere  to  cleave)  +  pes,  pedis,  a  foot.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  division  of  the  Carnivora,  including  the  dogs,  cats,  and 
  bears,  in  which  the  feet  are  not  webbed;  --  opposed  to 
  Pinnipedia. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Fissipedia 
  n  :  in  some  classifications  considered  a  suborder  of  Carnivora 
  [syn:  {Fissipedia}] 




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