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quadruped

 [kwod´roo-ped]
1. four-footed.
2. an animal having four feet.

qua·dru·ped

(kwah'drū-ped),
A four-footed animal.
[L. quattuor, four, + pes (ped-), foot]

quadruped

(kwŏd′rə-pĕd′)
n.
A four-footed animal.
adj.
Variant of quadrupedal.
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