tetradactyl

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tet·ra·dac·tyl

 (tĕt′rə-dăk′təl) also tet·ra·dac·ty·lous (-tə-ləs)
adj. Zoology
Having four digits on each extremity.

tet′ra·dac′ty·ly (-tə-lē) n.
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tetradactyl

(ˌtɛtrəˈdæktɪl)
n
(Animals) a four-toed animal
adj
(Zoology) having four toes or fingers
[C19: from Greek tetradaktulos, from tetra- + daktulos finger]
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