artiodactyl

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English[edit]

artiodactyls

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek ἄρτιος (artios, even) + δάκτυλος (daktulos, finger, toe)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ɑː(ɹ).tiː.əʊˈdæk.tɪl/

Noun[edit]

artiodactyl (plural artiodactyls)

  1. (zoology) Any ungulate mammal with an even number of toes and belonging to the Artiodactyla, including pigs, sheep, deer, cattle, and most grazing animals.

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