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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. cuadrúpedo(a)
2. (hum)
four-legged friendamigo cuadrúpedo
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four-legged [ˌfɔːˈleɡɪd]
[+animal] cuadrúpedo
When a four-legged creature - a horse, say - walks, there is a more complex but equally rhythmic pattern
our four-legged friends nuestros amigos cuadrúpedos (humorous)
In Britain 5,000 dogs are destroyed every day. If you can't find a suitable four-legged friend from amongst this vast army of dogs, then something is not quite right
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