Definition of Parotoids

1. Noun. (plural of parotoid) ¹



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Definition of Parotoids

1. parotoid [n] - See also: parotoid

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Parotoids

parotid veins
parotidectomy
parotiditis
parotidoauricularis
parotids
parotin
parotis
parotises
parotitic
parotitides
parotitis
parotitises
parotoid
parotoid gland
parotoids (current term)
parous
parousia
parousias
parovaria
parovarian
parovarian cyst
parovariotomy
parovaritis
parovarium
paroxetime
paroxetine
paroxypropione
paroxysm
paroxysmal

Literary usage of Parotoids

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1. Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia, Commercial, Industrial by Edward Balfour (1873)
"parotoids noue ; body with vertical folds on the side ; »kin smooth Vomerine teeth in я transverse series. Tongue more or less adherent to the bottom of the ..."

2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1869)
"I have thought it desirable, in the annexed table, to treat the dilatation of the sacral vertebra as subordinate to the presence or absence of parotoids. ..."

3. The Frog Book: North American Toads and Frogs, with a Study of the Habits by Mary Cynthia Dickerson (1906)
"Ear indistinct; parotoids lacking. A. Skin smooth; head arched between the eyes ... Head flat and thin through; granulation on muzzle; parotoids unusually ..."

4. On the Anatomy of Vertebrates by Richard Owen (1866)
"In Bufo calamita, besides the ordinary parotoids, there is a similar glandular tubercle on the upper side of the legs. ..."

5. On the Anatomy of Vertebrates by Richard Owen (1866)
"In Bufo calamita, besides the ordinary parotoids, there is a similar glandular tubercle on the upper side of the legs. ..."

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