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- n. Any reptile of the order Squamata.
- adj. squamose
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Same as squamose.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In zoology, scaly; covered with scales or squamæ; squamose or squamigerous; specifically, of or pertaining to the Squamata, in any sense.
- In anatomy, scale-like; forming or formed like a scale; squamous or squamiform: as, a squamate bone; squamate scales of cuticle.
- In botany, same as squamose.
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