artiodactyl

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Any ungulate mammal with an even number of toes and belonging to the Artiodactyla, including pigs, sheep, deer, cattle, and most grazing animals
of or relating to or belonging to mammals of the order Artiodactyla
artiodactyls
plural of artiodactyl
artiodactyl

    Hyphenation

    ar·ti·o·dac·tyl

    Turkish pronunciation

    ärtiōdäktıl

    Pronunciation

    /ˌärtēōˈdaktəl/ /ˌɑːrtiːoʊˈdæktəl/

    Etymology

    [ "är-tE-O-'dak-t& ] (noun.) circa 1879. New Latin Artiodactyla, from Greek artios fitting, even-numbered + daktylos finger, toe; akin to Greek arariskein to fit; more at ARM.

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