Definition of discoglossoid in English:

discoglossoid

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of a group of relatively primitive anuran amphibians (frogs and toads) including the discoglossids, sometimes classified as a superfamily Discoglossoidea.

noun

  • An amphibian of this group.

Origin

Late 19th century. From scientific Latin Discoglossus, genus name + -oid, after scientific Latin Discoglossoidea, superfamily name.

Pronunciation

discoglossoid

/dɪskə(ʊ)ˈɡlɒsɔɪd/