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  Definition of amphibian
  1. cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form
  2. an airplane designed to take off and land on water
  3. a flat-bottomed motor vehicle that can travel on land or water
  4. relating to or characteristic of animals of the class Amphibia
Similar Words: amphibious aircraft, amphibious vehicle, amphibious

 

Hyponyms: Hynerpeton bassetti, Ichyostega, urodele, caudate, salamander, frog, toad, toad frog, anuran, batrachian, salientian, caecilian, blindworm, labyrinthodont, swamp buggy, marsh buggy

 

Pertainyms: Amphibia, class Amphibia

 

Member Meronyms: Amphibia, class Amphibia

 

Language Translations:
Catalan: amfibi   Croatian: amfibija  
Dutch: amfibie   Finnish: sammakkoeläin  
French: amphibien   German: Amphibie  
Greek: αμφίβιο   Hebrew: דו־חי  
Hungarian: kétéltű   Icelandic: froskdýr  
Italian: anfibio   Japanese: 両生類  
Korean: 수륙양용비행기   Lithuanian: varliagyvis  
Polish: płaz   Portuguese: anfíbio  
Russian: амфибия   Slovene: dvoživka  
Spanish: anfibio   Vietnamese: lưỡng cư  
 
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