tetrapod

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From tetra- ("four") and -pod, from podos ("foot").

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tetrapod (plural tetrapods)

  1. Any vertebrate with four limbs.
  2. Any vertebrate (such as birds or snakes) that have evolved from early tetrapods; especially all members of the superclass Tetrapoda
  3. Concrete structures with 'arms' used to arrest wave energy along the shore in sea defence projects.

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tetrapod (not comparable)

  1. Having four limbs or feet

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