multiped

multiped

[muhl-ti-ped]
adjective
having many feet.
Also, multipede [muhl-ti-peed] .


Origin:
1595–1605; < Latin multiped- (stem of multipēs) many-footed. See multi-, -ped

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multiped or rare multipede (ˈmʌltɪˌpɛd, ˈmʌltɪˌpiːd)
 
adj
1.  having many feet
 
n
2.  an insect or animal having many feet
 
[C17: from Latin multipēs]
 
multipede or rare multipede
 
adj
 
n
 
[C17: from Latin multipēs]

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