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Pronunciation: di-po'de-a


  1. A developmental anomaly involving complete or incomplete duplication of a foot.
  2. In conjoined twins and sirenomelia, a degree of union leaving two feet evident.

[G. di-, two, + pous (pod-), foot]

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