plural noun An·cy·lop·o·da \ˌansəˈläpədə\

Definition of Ancylopoda

in some classifications

  1. :  a division of fossil Miocene and Pliocene ungulates of both the Old and the New World having clawed feet resembling those of the edentates

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Origin and Etymology of ancylopoda

New Latin, from ankyl- + -poda

First Known Use: 1889

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to cast off or become cast off

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