hippopod

noun
hip·​po·​pod | \ ˈhipəˌpäd \
plural hippopods\ -​dz \ or hippopodes\ hiˈpäpəˌdēz \

Definition of hippopod

: a legendary creature having the body of a man and the legs of a horse

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History and Etymology for hippopod

hipp- + -pod

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“Hippopod.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hippopod. Accessed 2 Jul. 2022.

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