crossopodia

plural noun
cros·​so·​po·​dia | \ ˌkräsəˈpōdēə, -rȯs- \

Definition of crossopodia

: sinuous markings on certain sedimentary rocks that are supposed to be trails left by creeping marine animals

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History and Etymology for crossopodia

New Latin, from cross- + -podia, plural of -podium

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“Crossopodia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crossopodia. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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