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tree-frog (n.)

1738, from tree (n.) + frog (n.1).

updated on October 14, 2021

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Definitions of tree-frog from WordNet

tree-frog (n.)
arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America;
Synonyms: tree toad / tree frog
tree-frog (n.)
any of various Old World arboreal frogs distinguished from true frogs by adhesive suckers on the toes;
Synonyms: tree frog
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