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noun
  1. a two-footed animal.
adjective
  1. having two feet.

Origin of biped

1640–50; < Latin biped- (stem of bipēs) two-footed. See bi-1, -ped
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British Dictionary definitions for biped

biped

noun
  1. any animal with two feet
adjective Also: bipedal (baɪˈpiːdəl, -ˈpɛdəl)
  1. having two feet
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Word Origin and History for biped

n.

"animal with two feet," 1640s, from Latin bipedem (nominative bipes) "two-footed," as a plural noun, "men;" from bi- "two" (see bi-) + pedem (nominative pes) "foot" (see foot (n.)).

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biped in Science

biped

[bīpĕd′]
  1. An animal having two feet, such as a bird or human.
Related formsbipedal adjective
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