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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of scincoid lizards, typical of the family Anguidæ, represented by the slow-worm or blind-worm of Europe, Anguis fragilis, as the best-known species.

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  • n. type genus of the Anguidae: blindworms


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