pedate

adjective ped·ate \ˈpeˌdāt, -də̇t, usually -t+V\

Definition of pedate

  1. 1a :  having a foot b :  having tube feet many holothurians are pedate

  2. 2 [New Latin Pedata] :  of or relating to the Pedata

  3. 3 :  palmate with the lateral lobes cleft into two or more segments pedate leaves

pedately

adverb

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Origin and Etymology of pedate

Latin pedatus footed, from ped-, pes foot + -atus -ate — more at foot


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