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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of various small arboreal frogs of the family Hylidae having long toes terminating in adhesive disks. Also called tree toad.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Frog of the family Hylidae, of small size and more elegant in form than the true frogs (family Ranidae), often with a bright coloration.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as Tree toad. (b) Any one of numerous species of Old World frogs belonging to Chiromantis, Rhacophorus, and allied genera of the family Ranid├Ž. Their toes are furnished with suckers for adhesion. The flying frog (see under Flying) is an example.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Any batrachian which lives in trees

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various Old World arboreal frogs distinguished from true frogs by adhesive suckers on the toes
  • n. arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
  • n. arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
  • n. any of various Old World arboreal frogs distinguished from true frogs by adhesive suckers on the toes

Etymologies

tree + frog (Wiktionary)

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