goliath frog


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goliath frog

n
(Animals) the largest living frog, Rana goliath, which occurs in the Congo region of Africa and can grow to a length of 30 centimetres
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Noun1.goliath frog - largest living froggoliath frog - largest living frog; up to a foot and weighing up to 10 lbs; Africa
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
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