Link to this page adjective: Resembling or functioning as a foot: pedate appendages. Zoology Having legs: pedate larvae. Botany Having palmately split lobes with all the horizontal lobes cleft or split: a pedate leaf. having the qualities of a foot having legs (of a leaf) having profoundly divided lobes Palmate, with the horizontal lobes cleft into a couple of segments; -- stated of a leaf. having or resembling a foot of a leaf form; having radiating lobes, each deeply cleft or split View More others: Having divisions like toes; in botany, having the two lateral lobes themselves divided into smaller segments, the midribs of which do not run directly into the common central point, as a palmate leaf, such as the leaf of Helleborus fœtidus. In zoöl: In zoology: pertaining or regarding the Pedata. View More Related Sources Definition for "pedate" Resembling or functioning as a foot: pedate appendages. View More Sentence for "pedate" Equivalent for "pedate"