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Artiodactyla

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noun plural Ar·tio·dac·ty·la \ˌärt-ē-ō-ˈdak-tə-lə\

Medical Definition of Artiodactyla

  1. :  an order of hoofed mammals (as the sheep, goat, pig, camel, or ox) with an even number of functional toes on each foot—compare perissodactyla

artiodactyl

\-ˈdak-təl\play noun or adjective

artiodactylous

\-tə-ləs\play adjective



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