platypodous

platypod

[plat-i-pod]
adjective
1.
Also, platypodous [pluh-tip-uh-duhs] . having a broad foot, as certain gastropod mollusks.
noun
2.
a platypod animal.

Origin:
1840–50; platy- + -pod

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