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Definition of "hindlimb" [hindlimb]

  • Alternative spelling of hind limb. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "hindlimb" in a sentence
  • "This data indicates that pterosaurs were constrained in hindlimb proportions in the same manner that bats are."
  • "Except in very rare cases the bones or cartilage of whales and dolphins homologous to pelvic and hindlimb elements are internal or largely so."
  • "Others maintain that there might have been a variety of attachments, and that having the hindlimb free of the main wing would have aerodynamic advantages for the large dynamic soarers such as Anhanguera and Pteranodon."
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