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anura


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anura  \A*nu"ra\  ([.a]*n[=u]"r[.a]),  n.  pl  [NL.,  fr  Gr  'an 
  priv.  +  o'yra`  a  tail.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  One  of  the  orders  of  amphibians  characterized  by  the  absence 
  of  a  tail,  as  the  frogs  and  toads.  [Written  also  {anoura}.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Anura 
  n  :  frogs,  toads,  tree  toads  [syn:  {Salientia},  {order  Salientia}, 
  {Anura},  {order  Anura},  {Batrachia},  {order  Batrachia}] 




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