Amphibia

Amphibia

[am-fib-ee-uh]
noun
the class comprising the amphibians.

Origin:
1600–10; < Neo-Latin < Greek amphíbia (zôia) (animals) living a double life, neuter plural of amphíbios. See amphibious

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amphibia

noun
the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians 
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