unguligrade


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un·gu·li·grade

(ŭng'gyū-li-grād),
Walking on hooves, as by horses, pigs, and ruminants.
[L. ungula, a hoof, + gradus, a step]

unguligrade

walking on the tips of the digits sheathed in cornified hooves, as in horses and cattle.

unguligrade

the stance of an ungulate; the disposition of standing on hooves. The ultimate running gait.