bullfrog

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Related to Rana catesbiana: Rana sylvatica, Rana clamitans

bull·frog

 (bo͝ol′frôg′, -frŏg′)
n.
Any of several large, heavy-bodied frogs, especially Rana catesbeiana, native to eastern North America and introduced elsewhere, having a characteristic deep resonant croak.

bullfrog

(ˈbʊlˌfrɒɡ)
n
(Animals) any of various large frogs, such as Rana catesbeiana (American bullfrog), having a loud deep croak

bull•frog

(ˈbʊlˌfrɒg, -ˌfrɔg)

n.
a large North American frog, Rana catesbeiana, having a deep voice.
[1690–1700, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bullfrog - largest North American frogbullfrog - largest North American frog; highly aquatic with a deep-pitched voice
genus Rana, Rana - type genus of the Ranidae
ranid, true frog - insectivorous usually semiaquatic web-footed amphibian with smooth moist skin and long hind legs
Translations
grenouille-taureau

bullfrog

[ˈbʊlfrɒg] Nrana f toro

bullfrog

[ˈbʊlfrɒg] ngrenouille-taureau f

bullfrog

[ˈbʊlˌfrɒg] nrana toro
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