plural noun

in certain classifications
: a suborder of Salientia comprising the frogs and toads with ribs that is nearly coextensive with the family Discoglossidae compare phaneroglossa

Word History


New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of costatus

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“Costata.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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