locomotory

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adjective lo·co·mo·to·ry \ˌlō-kə-ˈmō-tə-rē\

Definition of locomotory

  1. 1 :  locomotor locomotory appendages

  2. 2 :  capable of moving independently from place to place locomotory animals

Circa 1836

First Known Use of locomotory

circa 1836


Medical Dictionary

locomotory

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adjective lo·co·mo·to·ry \ˌlō-kə-ˈmōt-ə-rē\

Medical Definition of locomotory

  1. 1:  locomotor parasites without locomotory organs

  2. 2:  capable of moving independently from place to place small locomotory animals


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