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Word of the Day 08/02/18 Plantigrade

Plantigrade (adjective, noun)
plantigrade [plan-ti-greyd]


adjective
1. walking on the whole sole of the foot, as humans, and bears.

noun
2. a plantigrade animal.

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Origin: 1825–35; < New Latin plantigradus, equivalent to Latin plant(a) sole + -i- -i- + -gradus -grade

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