Share this entry

vocal sac

Translation of vocal sac in Spanish:

noun

  • saco (masculine) vocal
    Example sentences
    • Sex was determined from the presence or absence of vocal sacs and thumb pads.
    • In Rhinoderma darwinii, males retain the tadpoles in their vocal sacs until the young metamorphose.
    • There are dads who incubate their babies in their mouths, their vocal sacs, and in pouches.

Definition of vocal sac in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score:
    Word of the day exemplum
    Pronunciation: ɪɡˈzɛmpləm
    noun
    an example or model...
    Cultural fact of the day

    rastro

    In some parts of Spain, the name given to a weekly open-air flea market where all kinds of items are sold is a rastro. The name El Rastro as such refers to a very big market of this type held in Madrid at weekends.