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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Having three feet or legs.

Usage examples (13)
  • In families without tarsal structures, members move by having only three legs touching the water at any one time (aka tripodal).
  • They stood behind a cart that held a tripodal framework.
  • Its expansiveness might be explained by the number of tripodal Sessrimathe, who seemed to be everywhere.
  • Who knows... maybe there is another set of rules in a different galaxy where the norm is a tripodal three legs and one eye instead of two. for more
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