plural noun

: a division of the amphibian suborder Linguata including most of the frogs of the world and characterized by having the epicoracoids of the two sides overlapping each other
or arciferous

Word History


New Latin, from Latin arci- (from arcus bow) + New Latin -fera (neuter plural of -fer -ferous)

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“Arcifera.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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