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tetrapod definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: a vertebrate animal having four feet or legs or leglike appendages

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: New Latin tetrapodus, from Greek tetrapod-, tetrapous four-footed, from tetra- + pod-, pous foot more at foot Date: circa 1891 a vertebrate (as an amphibian, a bird, or a mammal) with two pairs of limbs

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. 1 Zool. an animal with four feet. 2 a structure supported by four feet radiating from a centre. Derivatives: tetrapodous adj. Etymology: mod.L tetrapodus f. Gk tetrapous (as TETRA-, pous podos foot)

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Tetrapod Tet"ra*pod, n. [Gr. ? fourfooted; te`tra- (see Tetra-) + ?, ?, foot.] (Zo["o]l.) An insect characterized by having but four perfect legs, as certain of the butterflies.



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