from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A general term for a bone of the carpus or tarsus. The plural, ‘podials,’ is commonly used to denote the bones of the carpus and tarsus considered collectively.
- Of or pertaining to the podium.
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Also on the hyper-podial spiders, the one on the left appears to have a splotch of ... blood?
Please upgrade my already two-year expired pepper spray with these aortal penetrators and throat-slashing podial protectors.