vestigial

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vestigial process that extends from the lower end of the cecum and that resembles a small pouch appendix , cecal appendage , vermiform appendix , vermiform process
ratite bird order: flightless ground birds having vestigial wings and long bills and small eyes: kiwis Apterygiformes , order Apterygiformes
any of several whales inhabiting all oceans and having beaklike jaws with vestigial teeth in the upper jaw beaked whale
wormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes blind snake , worm snake
any of several chiefly tropical constrictors with vestigial hind limbs boa
snakelike lizard of Europe and Asia and North America with vestigial hind limbs and the ability to regenerate its long fragile tail glass lizard , glass snake , joint snake
sparrow-sized fossil bird of the Cretaceous period having a vestigial tail; found in Spain; considered possibly the third most primitive of all birds Ibero-mesornis
sterile vestigial pistil remaining in a staminate flower pistillode
sparrow-sized fossil bird of the Jurassic period to the Cretaceous period having a keeled breastbone and vestigial tail; found in China; considered possibly the second most primitive of all birds Sinornis
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