from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A genus of anurous batrachians, including the common frogs.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An extensive Linnean genus of aquatic salient anurous batrachians, typical of the family Ranidæ; the frogs proper. It was formerly more than conterminous with the present family Ranidæ. See frog, and also cuts under bullfrog, girdlebone, Anura, and temporomastoid.
- n. A genus of mollusks.
- n. Prince: the title of some sovereign princes or ruling chiefs in Rajputana and other parts of India.
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- n. type genus of the Ranidae
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