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Definition 1: cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form - [noun denoting animal]

(amphibian is a kind of ...) animals having a bony or cartilaginous skeleton with a segmented spinal column and a large brain enclosed in a skull or cranium

(... is a kind of amphibian ) an amphibian of the superorder Labyrinthodontia

(... is a kind of amphibian ) any of the small slender limbless burrowing wormlike amphibians of the order Gymnophiona; inhabit moist soil in tropical regions

(... is a kind of amphibian ) any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species

(... is a kind of amphibian ) any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed

(... is a kind of amphibian ) amphibians that resemble lizards

(... is a kind of amphibian ) early tetrapod amphibian found in Greenland

(... is a kind of amphibian ) fossil amphibian of the Devonian having well-developed forelimbs; found in Pennsylvania

(amphibian is a part of ...) sense organs of fish and amphibians; believed to detect pressure changes in the water

(... is a member of amphibian) the class of vertebrates that live on land but breed in water; frogs; toads; newts; salamanders; caecilians

Definition 2: an airplane designed to take off and land on water - [noun denoting artifact]

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(amphibian is a kind of ...) an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets

"the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"

(amphibian is a part of ...) a float supporting a seaplane

Definition 3: a flat-bottomed motor vehicle that can travel on land or water - [noun denoting artifact]

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(amphibian is a kind of ...) a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails

(... is a kind of amphibian ) an amphibious vehicle typically having four-wheel drive and a raised body

Definition 4: relating to or characteristic of animals of the class Amphibia - [adjective denoting pert]

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