from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See the extract.
  • noun 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.
  • noun The tuberculated lizard, Iguana tuberculata: same as iguana.
  • noun The great New Zealand lizard, Hatteria punctata.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) See iguana.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun US 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.)


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