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Definition 1: amphibians that resemble lizards - [noun denoting animal]

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(caudate is a kind of ...) cold-blooded vertebrate typically living on land but breeding in water; aquatic larvae undergo metamorphosis into adult form

(... is a member of caudate) salamanders; newts; congo snakes

Definition 2: a tail-shaped basal ganglion located in a lateral ventricle of the brain - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for caudate in the sense of this definition

(caudate is a kind of ...) any of several masses of subcortical grey matter at the base of each cerebral hemisphere that seem to be involved in the regulation of voluntary movement

(... is part of caudate) a striped mass of white and grey matter located in front of the thalamus in each cerebral hemisphere; consists of the caudate nucleus and the lenticular nucleus

Definition 3: having a tail or taillike appendage - [adjective denoting all]

Synonyms for caudate in the sense of this definition

(caudate is similar to ...) shaped like the tail of an animal

(caudate is similar to ...) (especially of butterflies and birds) having a forked tail like that of a swallow

(caudate is similar to ...) having a stiff tail

(caudate is similar to ...) having a square tail

(caudate is similar to ...) having a short tail

(caudate is similar to ...) (of birds) having a deeply forked tail

"scissor-tailed birds"

(caudate is similar to ...) having a scaly tail

(caudate is similar to ...) having a tail of a specified kind; often used in combination

(caudate is similar to ...) resembling a tail

(caudate is similar to ...) having a short or shortened tail

"bobtail mare"

(caudate belongs to category ...) the branch of biology that studies animals

Definition 4: (of a leaf shape) tapering gradually into a long taillike tip - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(caudate is similar to ...) (botany) of leaf shapes; of leaves having no divisions or subdivisions

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