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apodal (adj.)

"having no feet," 1769, with -al + Greek apous (genitive apodos) "footless," from a- "not, without" (see a- (3)) + pous "foot" (from PIE root *ped- "foot").

updated on May 06, 2017

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Definitions of apodal from WordNet

apodal (adj.)
(of snakes and eels) naturally footless;
eels are apodal
Synonyms: apodous
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