from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A basilisk.
- n. In ornithology, an old and disused name of the small crested or golden-crowned wren of Europe, Regulus cristatus.
- n. [NL.] A genus of saurian reptiles, or Lacertilia, of the family Iguanidæ (formerly held to be of greater extent than now), characterized essentially by the presence of a continuous median dorsal crest along the back and tail, erectile at will.
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- n. a reptile genus of Iguanidae
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