from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A medium-sized frog (Xenopus laevis) native to sub-Saharan Africa, having claws on the three hind inner toes, a mottled olive or brown body, and no tongue or eyelids. It is widely used for biological research and is also kept as a pet.
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- noun A
clawed frogfound in southern Africa, taxonomic name Xenopus laevis, that has some properties very useful for genetics.
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