Definition of Cricket frog

1. Noun. Either of two frogs with a clicking call.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cricket Frog

cricetid
cricetids
cricetulus
crichtonite
cricify
cricked
cricket
cricket-bat willow
cricket ball
cricket balls
cricket bat
cricket bats
cricket equipment
cricket field
cricket fields
cricket frog (current term)
cricket ground
cricket grounds
cricket match
cricket pitch
cricket pitches
cricket whites
cricketed
cricketer
cricketers
cricketing
cricketless
crickets
crickety
crickey

Literary usage of Cricket frog

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1. The Frog Book: North American Toads and Frogs, with a Study of the Habits by Mary Cynthia Dickerson (1906)
"The cricket frog remains on the ground throughout the year, preferably along the muddy margins of pools and rivers. It is diurnal in habit. ..."

2. Lake Maxinkuckee: A Physical and Biological Survey by Barton Warren Evermann, Howard Walton Clark (1920)
"cricket frog ACRIS GRYLLUS (LeConte) The cricket frog is common in swamps ... Although the cricket frog comes out early in the spring it does not begin to ..."

3. North American Anura: Life-histories of the Anura of Ithaca, New Yorkby Albert Hazen Wright by Albert Hazen Wright (1914)
"H. Wood-frog. C. Pickerel-frog. F. Meadow-frog. I. Swamp Cricket-frog. ... cricket-frog (Chorophilus triseriatus). Photographs by AA Allen and the author. ..."

4. Wild Life Near Home by Dallas Lore Sharp (1901)
"nearly blind, trying to make out a cricket-frog that was piping all the while somewhere near or upon them. At last, in despair, I made a dash at the pads, ..."

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