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Batrachoides +‎ -oid


batrachoid (comparative more batrachoid, superlative most batrachoid)

  1. (zoology) frog-like; relating to the Batrachoididae, a family of marine fishes, including the toadfish, some of which have poisonous dorsal spines

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for batrachoid in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)