cane toad

noun
a large brown toad, Bufo marinus, of tropical America, toxic to animals eating it and once exported to help control sugarcane beetles.
Also called giant toad, marine toad.
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cane toad
 
n
giant toad, Also called: marine toad a large toad, Bufo marinus, native to Central and South America but introduced into many countries to control insects and other pests of sugar-cane plantations

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Example sentences
Ugly even by toad standards, the cane toad is revealed to be an amazingly resourceful creature.
We see a red oak tree in our backyard or a cane toad at our hotel-room door, but the names fool us.
That's certainly a fair description of the cane toad.
The cane toad is omnivorous, and will take any food available.
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