fissipedal

adjective

fis·​sip·​e·​dal
(ˈ)fi¦sipədᵊl,
fəˈs-;
¦fisə¦pedᵊl,
-¦pēd-
variants or less commonly fissipedate
fə̇ˈsipəˌdāt,
-də̇t

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin fissiped-, fissipes + English -al or -ate

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“Fissipedal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fissipedal. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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