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biped

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noun bi·ped \ˈbī-ˌped\

Simple Definition of biped

  • : a 2-footed animal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of biped

  1. :  a two-footed animal

bipedal play \(ˌ)bī-ˈpe-dəl\ adjective
bipedally play \-ē\ adverb

Origin of biped

Latin biped-, bipes, from bi- + ped-, pes foot — more at foot


First Known Use: 1646

Other Zoology Terms

Rhymes with biped

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BIPED Defined for Kids

biped

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noun bi·ped \ˈbī-ˌped\

Definition of biped for Students

  1. :  a two-footed animal




Medical Dictionary

biped

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noun bi·ped \ˈbī-ˌped\

Medical Definition of biped

  1. :  a two-footed animal

biped or bipedal \(ˈ)bī-ˈped-əl\play adjective
bipedally adverb



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