Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A lizard of the family Iguanidæ.

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

  • adjective (Zoöl.) Same as iguanoid.

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

  • noun zoology Any lizard of the family Iguanidae

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • The iguanid, the South Pacific banded iguana (Brachylophus fasciatus), is also found in Fiji and is believed to have rafted from the Americas.

    Tongan tropical moist forests

  • There is one iguanid, nine geckos, nine skinks, and the Pacific boa (Candoia bibroni).

    Tongan tropical moist forests

  • One studly iguana stakes out his territory and threatens any intruding male with iguanid variants of the usual masculine signals.

    The Song of The Dodo

  • One studly iguana stakes out his territory and threatens any intruding male with iguanid variants of the usual masculine signals.

    The Song of The Dodo

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.