Artiodactyl's

artiodactyl

[ahr-tee-oh-dak-til]
adjective
1.
Zoology. having an even number of toes or digits on each foot.
noun
2.
a hoofed, even-toed mammal of the order Artiodactyla, comprising the pigs, hippopotamuses, camels, deer, giraffes, pronghorns, sheep, goats, antelope, and cattle.
Compare perissodactyl.


Origin:
1840–50; < Neo-Latin; see artio-, dactyl

artiodactylous, adjective
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artiodactyl (ˌɑːtɪəʊˈdæktɪl)
 
n
1.  any placental mammal of the order Artiodactyla, having hooves with an even number of toes; an even-toed ungulate. The order includes pigs, hippopotamuses, camels, deer, cattle, and antelopes
 
adj
2.  of, relating to, or belonging to the order Artiodactyla
 
[C19: from New Latin artiodactylus, from Greek ártios even + daktulos digit]
 
artio'dactylous
 
adj

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artiodactyl   (är'tē-ō-dāk'təl)  Pronunciation Key 
Any of various hoofed mammals of the order Artiodactyla, having an even number of toes on each foot. Artiodactyls include the pig, sheep, ox, deer, giraffe, and hippopotamus. Also called even-toed ungulate.
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