plural noun Lin·gua·ta \liŋˈgwätə, -wātə\

Definition of Linguata

in some especially former classifications

  1. :  a large suborder of Salientia including all toads and frogs having a tongue and separate openings for the eustachian tubes — compare aglossa 1, phaneroglossa

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Origin and Etymology of linguata

New Latin, from Late Latin, neuter plural of linguatus tongued, eloquent, from Latin lingua tongue + -atus -ate

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to cast off or become cast off

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