Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An animal with two feet.
  • adj. Having two feet; two-footed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An animal, being or construction that goes about on two feet (or two legs).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A two-footed animal, as man.
  • adj. Having two feet; two-footed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having two feet.
  • In herpetology, having hind limbs only.
  • n. An animal having two feet, as man.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having two feet
  • n. an animal with two feet

Etymologies

Latin bipēs, biped-, two-footed : bi-, two; see bi-1 + pēs, foot; see pedestrian.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
bi- +‎ ped (Wiktionary)

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  • Past tense of bipe.

    January 13, 2009