
WordNet 3.6
 n tetrapod a vertebrate animal having four feet or legs or leglike appendages
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary

 n Tetrapod (Zoöl) An insect characterized by having but four perfect legs, as certain of the butterflies.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

 tetrapod Fourfooted; quadruped; specifically, having only four perfect legs, as certain butterflies; of or pertaining to the Tetrapoda.
 n tetrapod A fourfooted animal; a quadruped; specifically, a member of the Tetrapoda.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary

 n Tetrapod tet′rapod an insect distinguished by having but four perfect legs
 adj Tetrapod fourfooted, with four legs—also Tetrap′odous
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. fourfooted; te`trasee Tetra) + , , foot
In literature:
It is not of the essence of the vertebrate type to be tetrapodal.
"Form and Function" by E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
There is only one row of carpals present (the proximal row of other tetrapods).
"A New Order of Fishlike Amphibia From the Pennsylvanian of Kansas" by Theodore H. Eaton
The tetrapod reptiles of Ceylon.
"Natural History of the Ornate Box Turtle, Terrapene ornata ornata Agassiz" by John M. Legler
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In news:
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Now scientists find that an African lungfish (Protopterus annectens) can lift its body clear off the floor and propel itself forward using scrawny "limbs," abilities previously thought to have originated in early tetrapods.
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Revision of D5251  05 Standard Practice for the Operation of the Tetrapod Walker Drum Tester.
Kptm.com High Brightness Tetrapod Quantum Dots Developed .
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In science:
Suppose L is a tropical line, not a tetrapod.
Six combinatorial clases of maximal convex tropical polyhedra
Then the type of the tropical line Lij is either [ik , j l] or [il, jk ] or else Lij is a tetrapod (easy to remember: i and j are separated by the comma, unless Lij has just one vertex).
Six combinatorial clases of maximal convex tropical polyhedra
Clearly, M ≤ a+ + b+ and L(p, q) is a tetrapod if and only if M = a+ + b+ or, equivalently, ab ≤ 0.
Six combinatorial clases of maximal convex tropical polyhedra
Of course, j i = ij if and only if Lij is a tetrapod.
Six combinatorial clases of maximal convex tropical polyhedra
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