digitigrade(redirected from Digitigrade locomotion)
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Relating to an animal, such as a cat or dog, whose weight is borne on the toes.
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digitigradeadjective Referring to an animal whose weight is carried by its digits—e.g., canines, felines.
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digitigradewalking on the toes or fingers, as in most fast-running animals such as dogs and cats.
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