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(Definition of tadpole from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tadpolenoun [C]

 us   /ˈtædˌpoʊl/
a ​recentlyborncreature with a ​largehead, ​longtail, and no ​arms or ​legs, which ​lives in ​water and ​develops into a ​frog or ​toad
(Definition of tadpole from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tadpole”
in Spanish renacuajo…
in Vietnamese con nòng nọc…
in Malaysian berudu…
in Thai ลูกอ๊อด…
in French têtard…
in German die Kaulquappe…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蝌蚪…
in Turkish kurbağa yavrusu, iribaş…
in Russian головастик…
in Indonesian berudu…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蝌蚪…
in Polish kijanka…
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