frog spit


noun

Also frog spittle. any of several filamentous freshwater green algae forming floating masses.

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Origin of frog spit

First recorded in 1815–25
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British Dictionary definitions for frog spit

frog spit

frog spittle


noun

another name for cuckoo spit
a foamy mass of threadlike green algae floating on ponds
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