Definition of marine toad in English:

marine toad

noun

  • another term for cane toad
    • ‘And what this South American bufo marine toad does is that when he feels under threat, he bloats himself up with air.’
    • ‘Even more ungainly animals like the marine toad Bufo marinus and the Galapagos tortoise migrate hundreds of meters to ponds or springs to re-hydrate and replenish their stores of dilute bladder urine.’
    • ‘Marine toads have the distinction of being one of the only known amphibians to eat plant matter and carrion as adults.’