Orthopoda

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • prop. n. pl Orthopoda (Zoöl) An extinct order of reptiles which stood erect on the hind legs, and resembled birds in the structure of the feet, pelvis, and other parts.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • orthopoda An ordinal term introduced by Cope for a division of the dinosaurian reptiles otherwise known as the Predentata (which see).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL. See Ortho-, and -poda