batrachoid

Batrachoid

Bat"ra*choid\, a. [Batrachia + -oid.] (Zo["o]l.) Froglike. Specifically: Of or pertaining to the Batrachid[ae], a family of marine fishes, including the toadfish. Some have poisonous dorsal spines.
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