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  • n. A contraction of iguana (the lizard) made in British colonial America. (Reference: The Dinkum Dictionary : The Origins of Australian Words, Susan Butler, Text Publishing, 2001, ISBN 187648585X.)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See iguana.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The tuberculated lizard, Iguana tuberculata: same as iguana.
  • n. The great New Zealand lizard, Hatteria punctata.
  • n. See the extract.
  • n. The name in Cuba for the lace-like inner bark of the blue or mountain mahoe, Pariti elatum, a malvaceous tree 50 to 60 feet high.


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