Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling a reptile; reptiliform; sauroid: as, the archæopteryx is a herpetoid bird.

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Examples

  • The woman's long slim legs broke into a trot, back toward the place where she had first met the herpetoid.

    Hokas Pokas

  • A golden torque encircled his neck, tawdry-jeweled rings his fingers, a spiral of herpetoid skin the left arm.

    The Day of Their Return

  • The woman’s long slim legs broke into a trot, back toward the place where she had first met the herpetoid.

    Hokas Pokas

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