ungulate

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Ungulate \Un"gu*late\, adjective [L. ungulatus. See {Ungula}.]

1. Shaped like a hoof.

2. (Zool.) Furnished with hoofs. See the Note under {Nail}, n., 1.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Ungulate \Un"gu*late\, noun (Zool.) Any hoofed quadruped; one of the Ungulata.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

ungulate

adjective

1: having or resembling hoofs; "horses and other hoofed animals" [syn: {ungulate}, {ungulated}, {hoofed}, {hooved}] [ant: {unguiculate}, {unguiculated}]

noun

1: any of a number of mammals with hooves that are superficially similar but not necessarily closely related taxonomically [syn: {ungulate}, {hoofed mammal}]


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