Traducción de prehensile en español:

prehensile

prensil, adj.

Pronunciación: /prɪˈhɛnsʌɪl//priˈhɛnsaɪl//priˈhɛnsəl/

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    prensil
    • Their prehensile tails enable them to grasp branches, especially as they climb downward, and to balance on tree branches.
    • Nocturnal and arboreal, they clamber up trees and hang from limbs thanks to long prehensile tails and opposable inside toes (like thumbs) on their hind feet.
    • The plate in the field guide shows a strange, golden-brown animal with a prehensile tail, hook-like claws and a funny snub nose.
    • Coendou and Sphiggurus are arboreal animals, with long, spineless, prehensile tails and wide foot pads.
    • This animal has a prehensile tail, which means it lives in the treetops.