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Pronunciation:  bu'treykeeun

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
  2. [adj]  (zoology) relating to frogs and toads

BATRACHIAN is a 10 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: anuran, anuran, frog, salientian, salientian, toad, toadfrog
 See Also: Alytes cisternasi, Alytes obstetricans, amphibian, Ascaphus trui, barking frog, bell toad, Bombina bombina, crapaud, eastern narrow-mouthed toad, fire-bellied toad, Gastrophryne carolinensis, Gastrophryne olivacea, Hylactophryne augusti, leptodactylid, leptodactylid frog, Leptodactylus pentadactylus, Liopelma hamiltoni, midwife toad, obstetrical toad, ranid, ribbed toad, robber frog, sheep frog, South American bullfrog, South American poison toad, spadefoot, spadefoot toad, tailed frog, tailed toad, tongueless frog, tree frog, tree toad, treefrog, true frog, true toad, western narrow-mouthed toad



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ba*tra"chi*an\, a. (Zo["o]l.)
Pertaining to the Batrachia. -- n. One of the Batrachia.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: amphibian, anguine, bullfrog, colubriform, crawling, creeping, croaker, crocodilian, frog, froggy, hoppytoad, hoptoad, lizardlike, newt, ophidian, paddock, polliwog, repent, reptant, reptile, reptilelike, reptilian, reptiliform, reptiloid, salamander, saurian, serpentiform, serpentile, serpentine, serpentlike, serpentoid, slithering, snakelike, snaky, tadpole, toad, toadish, tree frog, tree toad, viperiform, viperish, viperlike, viperoid, viperous, vipery