bipedal

[bahy-ped-l, -pi-dl, bahy-ped-l]

Origin of bipedal

1600–10; bi-1 + pedal (adj.)
Related formsbi·ped·al·ly, adverb
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Word Origin and History for bipedally

bipedal

adj.

c.1600, from biped + -al (1). Classical Latin bipedalis meant "two feet long or thick."

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