Gressorial

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adj Gressorial gres-ō′ri-al adapted for walking, belonging to the Gressoria, a sub-order of orthopterous insects with slender bodies and long legs.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
L. gressus, pa.p. of gradi, to walk.

Usage

In literature:

Feet very short, gressorial.
"Zoological Illustrations, Volume I" by William Swainson
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