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biped

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noun bi·ped \ˈbī-ˌped\

Simple Definition of biped

  • : a 2-footed animal

Full Definition of biped

  1. :  a two-footed animal

bi·ped·al play \(ˌ)bī-ˈpe-dəl\ adjective
bi·ped·al·ly 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

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noun bi·ped \ˈbī-ˌped\

Medical Definition of biped

  1. :  a two-footed animal

  2. biped or bi·ped·al \(ˈ)bī-ˈped-əl\play adjective




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