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 Dictionary entry overview: What does vestigial mean? 

VESTIGIAL (adjective)
  The adjective VESTIGIAL has 1 sense:

1. not fully developed in mature animals

  Familiarity information: VESTIGIAL used as an adjective is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

VESTIGIAL (adjective)

Sense 1vestigial [BACK TO TOP]


Not fully developed in mature animals


vestigial; rudimentary

Context example:

rudimentary wings


undeveloped (not developed)

Domain category:

biological science; biology (the science that studies living organisms)

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