even-toed

adjective
\ ˈē-vən-ˈtōd How to pronounce even-toed (audio) \

Definition of even-toed

: having an even number of functional toes on each foot Hippos are artiodactyls, or even-toed ungulates …— David M. Schwartz … the mammalian order that includes pigs, deer, camels, and other even-toed ungulates.— Tom Mueller

First Known Use of even-toed

1845, in the meaning defined above

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“Even-toed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/even-toed. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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