Anura

Anura

A*nu"ra\ ([.a]*n[=u]"r[.a]), n. pl. [NL., fr. Gr. 'an priv. + o'yra` a tail.] (Zo["o]l.) One of the orders of amphibians characterized by the absence of a tail, as the frogs and toads. [Written also anoura.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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