from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun Any of numerous amphibians of the order Salientia, which includes the frogs and toads and their extinct relatives.
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- noun biology Any
amphibianof the order Salientia; the frogsand toads(normally within Anuraor Batrachia)
- adjective Of or pertaining to these animals
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- noun any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
- adjective relating to frogs and toads
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
[From New Latin Salientia, order name, from Latin saliēns, salient-, present participle of salīre, to leap; see salient.]
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