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frogspawn
American English: /ˈfrɔɡˌspɔn/
British English: /ˈfrɒɡspɔːn/

Translation of frogspawn in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • (British English)
    huevos (masculine plural) de rana
    Example sentences
    • There's no frogspawn in the wildlife pond yet, but it won't be long before there is.
    • We once collected a tank full of frogspawn from the stale stream that followed the line.
    • A spokesman for the Wetland Centre said there are already signs that this will be an excellent breeding year for amphibians with large clumps of frogspawn evident in shallow pools throughout the reserve.

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