batrachian

noun
ba·​tra·​chi·​an | \ bə-ˈtrā-kē-ən How to pronounce batrachian (audio) \

Definition of batrachian

: amphibian sense 1 especially : frog, toad

Other Words from batrachian

batrachian adjective

First Known Use of batrachian

1824, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for batrachian

ultimately from Greek batrachos frog

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“Batrachian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/batrachian. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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