Definition of "quadrupedal" []

  • An animal, esp a mammal, that has all four limbs specialized for walking (noun)
  • Having four feet (adjective)
  • Walking on four feet. (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "quadrupedal" in a sentence
  • "Now we have the possibility that the chimps and gorillas may actually be on their way from a bipedal ancestor to a quadrupedal descendant!"
  • "Food for myself and the various quadrupedal residents of my house has been procured."
  • "The sight of the armored, snorting, quadrupedal intruder, eyes bloodshot and nostrils flaring in the moonlight, gave even the belligerent Krasvin pause."