Definition of goliath frog in English:

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goliath frog

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noun

A giant frog of West Central Africa.
  • Rana goliath, family Ranidae.
Example sentences
  • In the fifteen-year period from 1989 to 2004, the number of goliath frogs dropped by more than half.
  • However, adult goliath frogs feed on a variety of food items including, insects, fish and other amphibians.
  • No one knows how many goliath frogs are left in the population and if the population is growing or shrinking.

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