bipedal

[ bahy-ped-l, -pi-dl, bahy-ped-l ]
/ ˈbaɪˌpɛd l, -pɪ dl, baɪˈpɛd l /

adjective

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Origin of bipedal

1600–10; bi-1 + pedal (adj.)

OTHER WORDS FROM bipedal

bi·ped·al·ly, adverb
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Scientific definitions for bipedal

biped
[ bīpĕd′ ]

An animal having two feet, such as a bird or human.

Other words from biped

bipedal adjective
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