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- n. Plural form of toadstone.
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"Names such as thunderbolts, tonguestones, toadstones, snakestones and devil's toenails became widely used for different types of fossils in Britain," says Paul Taylor, a fossils expert at the Natural History Museum in London.
Peddling toadstones, she surmised, was clearly something that paid extremely well.