ranid

[ran-id, rey-nid]
adjective
1.
belonging or pertaining to the frog family Ranidae, characterized by smooth, moist skin and semiaquatic habits.
noun
2.
frog1 ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1885–90; < Neo-Latin Ranidae, equivalent to Ran(a) a genus (Latin rāna frog) + -idae -id2

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ranid

noun
insectivorous usually semiaquatic web-footed amphibian with smooth moist skin and long hind legs [syn: true frog
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The bullfrog, like many other ranid frogs, is an ambush predator.
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