: a young frogspecifically: one that has recently metamorphosed from a tadpole
Examples of froglet in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebDepending on the need and location, the future offspring of the six frogs currently at the center could be released into the wild at a variety of life stages: egg mass, tadpole, froglet or full-grown frog.
Erin Stone, The Arizona Republic, 9 Nov. 2020 On Tuesday, the Houston Zoo shared photos of eleven green mantella froglets that made their debut just after the first of the New Year.
Craig Hlavaty, Houston Chronicle, 9 Jan. 2018 All other live-birthing frogs bear froglets—some with bizarre methods.
National Geographic, 16 Jan. 2016
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