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Living in water during an early stage of development and on land during the adult stage.
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(Zoology) having an aquatic larval form and a terrestrial adult form, as amphibians
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|Adj.||1.||amphibiotic - having an aquatic early or larval form and a terrestrial adult form|
amphibious - operating or living on land and in water; "amphibious vehicles"; "amphibious operations"; "amphibious troops"; "frogs are amphibious animals"
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