any of various frogs having a marked protuberance on the head, cheek, or upper eyelid.
Also called horny frog. Chiefly Southwestern U.S. a horned lizard.
noun 1. a lark, Eremophila alpestris, of the Northern Hemisphere, having a tuft of feathers on each side of the crown of the head.
noun 1. an insectivorous iguanid lizard of the genus Phrynosoma, of western North America, having hornlike spines on the head and a flattened body covered with spiny scales.
noun 1. a small, round tumor, formed around wasp eggs laid in the branches of a pin oak tree, that disrupts the flow of nutrients to the tree, with consequent defoliation and death.
- Horned owl
noun 1. any large owl of the genus Bubo, having prominent ear tufts: family Strigidae