Definition of Batrachians

1. Noun. (plural of batrachian) ¹



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Definition of Batrachians

1. batrachian [n] - See also: batrachian

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Batrachians

baton twirler
batoned
batoning
batonless
batonlike
batons
batoon
batooned
batooning
batoons
batoprazine
batphone
batphones
batrachia
batrachian
batrachians (current term)
batrachite
batrachoid
batrachomyomachia
batrachomyomachian
batrachomyomachies
batrachomyomachy
batrachophagous
batrachotoxin
batrachotoxins
batroxostatin
bats
bats away
bats for both sides
bats in

Literary usage of Batrachians

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1905)
"D, batrachians and reptiles; left- hand line batrachians; right, dinosaurs; middle, all other reptiles. E, birds, single line. F, mammals ; left-hand line, ..."

2. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and (1910)
"The chief character which distinguishes the batrachians from the reptiles, leaving aside the metamorphoses, lies in the arrangement of the bones of the ..."

3. Natural History: A Manual of Zoölogy for Schools, Colleges, and the General by Sanborn Tenney (1870)
"batrachians comprise three orders, ... or Tailless batrachians, Urodela or Tailed batrachians, and Apoda or Cas- ..."

4. Elementary Zoology by Vernon Lyman Kellogg (1901)
"Although differing plainly from fishes in appearance and habits, the batrachians are really closely related to them, resembling them in all but a few ..."

5. Report (1904)
"NOTES ON THE REPTILES AND batrachians OF EATON COUNTY. ... the aid of others in collecting, as many kinds of reptiles and batrachians as could be found. ..."

6. A Manual of the Vertebrate Animals of the Northern United States: Including by David Starr Jordan (1904)
"The batrachians undergo a more or less complete metamorphosis; ... Professor Cope recognizes nine orders of batrachians, four of these being extinct, ..."

7. The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection: Or, The Preservation of by Charles Darwin (1900)
"Distribution of fresh-water productions—On the inhabitants of oceanic islands—Absence of batrachians and of terrestrial Mammals—On the relation of the ..."

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