carpenter frog

noun

Definition of carpenter frog

: a frog (Rana virgatipes) of the southeastern U.S. having a loud hammerlike call and large vocal sacs that when fully inflated resemble water wings

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“Carpenter frog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carpenter%20frog. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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