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Related to urodele: Urodele amphibians
[From New Latin Ūrodēla, former order name : uro- + Greek dēlos, visible; see psychedelic.]
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1. (Zoology) any amphibian of the order Urodela, having a long body and tail and four short limbs: includes the salamanders and newts
2. (Animals) any amphibian of the order Urodela, having a long body and tail and four short limbs: includes the salamanders and newts
(Zoology) of, relating to, or belonging to the Urodela
[C19: from French urodèle, from uro-2 + -dèle, from Greek dēlos evident]
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|Noun||1.||urodele - amphibians that resemble lizards|
amphibian - cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form
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