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  • n. Any lizard of the family Iguanidae

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Same as iguanoid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lizard of the family Iguanidæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males


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  • The iguanid, the South Pacific banded iguana (Brachylophus fasciatus), is also found in Fiji and is believed to have rafted from the Americas.

    Tongan tropical moist forests

  • There is one iguanid, nine geckos, nine skinks, and the Pacific boa (Candoia bibroni).

    Tongan tropical moist forests

  • One studly iguana stakes out his territory and threatens any intruding male with iguanid variants of the usual masculine signals.

    The Song of The Dodo

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