pinnatiped


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pin·nat·i·ped

 (pĭ-năt′ə-pĕd′)
adj.
Having lobate toes. Used of birds.

pinnatiped

(pɪˈnætɪˌpɛd)
adj
(Zoology) (of birds) having lobate feet
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Noun1.pinnatiped - aquatic carnivorous mammal having a streamlined body specialized for swimming with limbs modified as flipperspinnatiped - aquatic carnivorous mammal having a streamlined body specialized for swimming with limbs modified as flippers
aquatic mammal - whales and dolphins; manatees and dugongs; walruses; seals
Pinnipedia, suborder Pinnipedia - seals; sea lions; walruses
seal - any of numerous marine mammals that come on shore to breed; chiefly of cold regions
sea horse, seahorse, walrus - either of two large northern marine mammals having ivory tusks and tough hide over thick blubber
pod - a group of aquatic mammals