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horned toad

noun \ˈhrnd-; ˈhr-nəd-, -nət-\

Definition of HORNED TOAD

:  any of several small harmless insectivorous lizards (genus Phrynosoma) of the western United States and Mexico that resemble toads and have hornlike spines

First Known Use of HORNED TOAD

HORNED TOAD Defined for Kids

horned toad


Definition of HORNED TOAD for Kids

:  a small harmless lizard with a wide flattened body like a toad and hard pointed growths on the skin


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