monopodia

[ mŏn′ə-pōdē-ə ]

n.

A congenital malformation characterized by only one foot being externally recognizable.

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Example sentences from the Web for monopodia

  • The slab rested on a single base of skilfully-carved ivory, from which they received the name of monopodia (a single foot).