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Synonyms for digitigrade
an animal that walks so that only the toes touch the ground as e
(of mammals) walking on the toes with the posterior part of the foot raised (as cats, dogs, and horses do)
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Padian calls the new observation interesting but says that researchers must examine the other bones of the foot to rule out digitigrade
motion in pterosaurs.