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fissiped
print of a raccoon's hind foot

fis·si·ped

 (fĭs′ə-pĕd′)
adj.
Having the toes separated from one another, as in the feet of certain mammals.
n.
A mammal, such as a bear, dog, or cat, that has such toes.

fissiped

(ˈfɪsɪˌpɛd) ,

fissipede

or

fissipedal

adj
(Zoology) having toes that are separated from one another, as dogs, cats, bears, and similar carnivores
n
(Zoology) a fissiped animal

fis•si•ped

(ˈfɪs əˌpɛd)

adj.
1. Also, fis•sip•e•dal (fɪˈsɪp ɪ dl) having separated toes.
n.
2. any terrestrial carnivore of the suborder Fissipedia, including weasels, bears, dogs, and cats.
[1640–50; < Late Latin fissiped-, s. of fissipēs cloven-footed (see fissi-, -ped)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fissiped - terrestrial carnivores; having toes separated to the base: dogs; cats; bears; badgers; raccoons
carnivore - a terrestrial or aquatic flesh-eating mammal; "terrestrial carnivores have four or five clawed digits on each limb"