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  • n. in former classifications a division of class Amphibia comprising all pre-Jurassic and some later extinct large salamandriform amphibia

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Examples

  • Springing, I hazard, from the stegocephalia, the ancestor of the frogs, these batrachians followed a different line of evo-lution and acquired the upright position just as man did his from the four-footed folk.

    The Moon Pool

  • Springing, I hazard, from the stegocephalia, the ancestor of the frogs, these batrachians followed a different line of evolution and acquired the upright position just as man did his from the four-footed folk.

    The Moon Pool

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