natterjack

[ nat-er-jak ]

noun
  1. a European toad, Bufo calamita, that moves by running.

Origin of natterjack

1
First recorded in 1760–70; origin uncertain

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British Dictionary definitions for natterjack

natterjack

/ (ˈnætəˌdʒæk) /


noun
  1. a European toad, Bufo calamita, of sandy regions, having a greyish-brown body marked with reddish warty processes: family Bufonidae

Origin of natterjack

1
C18: of unknown origin

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