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Topic: ANIMALS

Date: 1600-1700
Language: Latin
Origin: quadrupes, from quadr- ( QUADR-) + pes 'foot'

quadruped

noun
     
quad‧ru‧ped [countable] technical
HBA an animal that has four legs [↪ biped]
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