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quadruped


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Quadruped  \Quad"ru*ped\,  a.  [L.  quadrupes,  -pedis;  quattuor  four 
  +  pes,  pedis,  a  foot:  cf  F.  quadrup[`e]de.  See  {Quadrate}, 
  and  {Foot}.] 
  Having  four  feet. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Quadruped  \Quad"ru*ped\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  An  animal  having  four  feet,  as  most  mammals  and  reptiles;  -- 
  often  restricted  to  the  mammals. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  quadruped 
  adj  :  having  four  feet  [syn:  {quadrupedal},  {four-footed}]  [ant:  {bipedal}, 
  {bipedal}] 
  n  :  an  animal  esp.  a  mammal  having  four  limbs  specialized  for 
  walking 




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