orthograde

adjective
or·​tho·​grade | \ ˈȯr-thə-ˌgrād How to pronounce orthograde (audio) \

Definition of orthograde

: walking with the body upright

First Known Use of orthograde

1902, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of orthograde was in 1902

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“Orthograde.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orthograde. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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orthograde

adjective
or·​tho·​grade | \ ˈȯr-thə-ˌgrād How to pronounce orthograde (audio) \

Medical Definition of orthograde

1 : walking with the body upright or vertical — compare pronograde

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