Associations to the word «Quadruped»

Wiktionary

QUADRUPED, noun. A four-footed or four-legged animal
QUADRUPED, noun. A mammal ambulating on all fours

Dictionary definition

QUADRUPED, noun. An animal especially a mammal having four limbs specialized for walking.
QUADRUPED, adjective. Having four feet.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats