Batrachian Definition

bə-trākē-ən
noun
An amphibian, especially a frog, or, in some classifications, a frog or a salamander but not a caecilian.
American Heritage Medicine

A frog or toad.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
adjective
Of, like, or concerning frogs and toads.
Webster's New World

Pertaining to a frog or toad.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
other
Relating to tailless amphibians, such as frogs and toads.
American Heritage Science
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Other Word Forms of Batrachian

Noun

Singular:
batrachian
Plural:
batrachians

Origin of Batrachian

  • From modern Latin Batrachia, former name of the zoological order Anura, from Greek βατραχεια, neuter plural of adjective from βατραχος ‘frog’.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Greek batrakhos frog

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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