Definition of Midwife toad

1. Noun. Similar in habit to Alytes obstetricians.

Exact synonyms: Alytes Cisternasi
Generic synonyms: Anuran, Batrachian, Frog, Salientian, Toad, Toad Frog
Group relationships: Alytes, Genus Alytes



2. Noun. European toad whose male carries the fertilized eggs wrapped around its hind legs until they hatch.
Exact synonyms: Alytes Obstetricans, Obstetrical Toad
Generic synonyms: Anuran, Batrachian, Frog, Salientian, Toad, Toad Frog
Group relationships: Alytes, Genus Alytes

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Midwife Toad

midverse
midward
midwatch
midwatches
midwater
midways
midweek
midweekly
midweeks
midweight
midwestern
midwestern united states
midwicket
midwife
midwife toad (current term)
midwifed
midwiferies
midwifery
midwifes
midwifing
midwinter
midwinters
midwive
midwived
midwives
midwiving
midyear
midyears
mielie

Literary usage of Midwife toad

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1. Read & Understand, Nonfiction Grades 4-6 by Tekla N. White, Marilyn Evans, Evan-Moor Corporation (1999)
"midwife toad The midwife toad The midwife toad is found in southwestern Europe. The male takes care of the eggs. After the female lays the eggs, ..."

2. Spanish/English Read & Understand Nonfiction by Delana Heidrich, Kathleen Simpson, Ana Shirazi, Tekla White (2005)
"midwife toad several months for the tadpoles to grow legs and develop into toads. midwife toad The midwife toad is found in southwestern Europe. ..."

3. How to Teach Nonfiction Writing by Jo Ellen Moore (2001)
"The midwife toad The midwife toad is found in southwestern Europe. The male takes care of the eggs. After the female lays the eggs, the male wraps the ..."

4. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"The midwife wonder'd, and the women cried "O, Jesus bless us, he is born with teeth ! ' Shot., 8 Hen. VI., v. 6. 74. midwife toad, the obstetrical toad or ..."

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