Definition of Ancylopoda
in some classifications
: 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: 1889See Words from the same year
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