plantigrade definition

  • adjective:
    • Walking aided by the whole sole regarding the base on a lawn, as people, bears, raccoons, and rabbits do.
    • walking using the whole sole of the base on the ground.
    • Walking in the sole of this foot; with respect to the plantigrades.
    • obtaining the base so formed the heel variations the floor once the knee is upright.
    • (of mammals) walking on the whole sole of the base (as rabbits, raccoons, bears, and humans do)
  • noun:
    • A plantigrade pet.
    • A plantigrade pet
    • A plantigrade pet, or one which walks or tips regarding the sole of the base, as man, and bears.
    • A plantigrade mammal; a part of this Plantigrada.
    • an animal that walks using entire sole of this base coming in contact with the floor as e.g. bears and people
  • others:
    • Walking generally sole of foot; obtaining the characters of, or regarding, the Plantigrada: in opposition to digitigrade.

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