Salamandra

noun
Sal·​a·​man·​dra

Definition of Salamandra

: a genus (the type of the family Salamandridae) of amphibians formerly including most salamanders but now only a few Old World species

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History and Etymology for Salamandra

New Latin, from Latin, salamander

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“Salamandra.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Salamandra. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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