quadrumanous

adjective qua·dru·ma·nous \ kwä-ˈdrü-mə-nəs \

Definition of quadrumanous

: having feet adapted for grasping

Origin and Etymology of quadrumanous

ultimately from Latin quadri- + manus hand — more at manual


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