multiped

noun
mul·​ti·​ped | \ ˈməltə̇ˌped \
plural -s

Definition of multiped

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a multiped animal

multiped

adjective
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Definition of multiped (Entry 2 of 2)

: having many feet sometimes : having more than four feet

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History and Etymology for multiped

Noun

Latin multipeda & Late Latin multiped-, multipes; Latin multipeda from multi- + -peda (from ped-, pes foot); Late Latin multiped-, multipes from Latin multiped-, multipes, adjective

Adjective

Latin multiped-, multipes, from multi- + ped-, pes foot

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“Multiped.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiped. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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