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fossorial


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fossorial  \Fos*so"ri*al\,  a.  [L.  fossor  a  digger.] 
  Fitted  for  digging,  adapted  for  burrowing  or  digging;  as  a 
  fossorial  foot;  a  fossorial  animal. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fossorial 
  adj  :  (of  limbs  and  feet)  adapted  for  digging  [ant:  {cursorial}] 




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