wood frog


noun

a typically light-brown frog, Rana sylvatica, inhabiting moist woodlands of eastern North America, having a dark, masklike marking on the head.

Nearby words

  1. wood cudweed,
  2. wood dale,
  3. wood duck,
  4. wood engraving,
  5. wood fern,
  6. wood grouse,
  7. wood hedgehog,
  8. wood hoopoe,
  9. wood hyacinth,
  10. wood ibis

Origin of wood frog

First recorded in 1690–1700

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