any of several orchids having greenish flowers thought to resemble small frogs, esp Coeloglossum viride of calcareous turf
- Frog pad
noun 1. a rubber or leather cushion fixed to a leather sole and fitted under a horseshoe to reduce shock to a horse’s foot
[frig-uh-rif-ik] /ˌfrɪg əˈrɪf ɪk/ adjective 1. causing or producing cold. /ˌfrɪɡəˈrɪfɪk/ adjective 1. (obsolete) causing cold or freezing adj. “causing cold,” 1660s, from French frigorifique, from Late Latin frigorificus “cooling,” from Latin frigus (genitive frigoris) “cold, cool, coolness” (see frigid) + -ficus “making,” root of facere “make, do” (see factitious).
[free-hohl, free-hohl; Spanish free-hawl] /ˈfri hoʊl, friˈhoʊl; Spanish friˈhɔl/ noun, plural frijoles [free-hohlz, free-hoh-leez; Spanish free-haw-les] /ˈfri hoʊlz, friˈhoʊ liz; Spanish friˈhɔ lɛs/ (Show IPA) 1. any bean of the genus Phaseolus, especially the kidney bean, the seeds of which are used for food in Mexico, in the southwestern U.S., etc. /ˈfriːhəʊl; Spanish friˈxol/ noun […]
noun 1. Also, frog spittle. any of several filamentous freshwater green algae forming floating masses. 2. (def 1). noun 1. another name for cuckoo spit 2. a foamy mass of threadlike green algae floating on ponds