from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or characteristic of lizards and closely related reptiles; Saurian.
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- adj. Relating to the reptilian suborder Lacertilia.
- adj. Lizard like.
- n. A reptile of suborder Lacertilia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Same as lacertian.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to the Lacertilia, or having their characters; lacertiform; saurian.
- n. One of the Lacertilia; a saurian.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to lizards
The Iguanidae family is only one of about 17 families of the lacertilian suborder; it includes the subfamilies of iguana iguanas (green) and spiny-tailed (black) iguanas which are abundant in the Puerto Vallarta, Mexico area.
Iguanas are one of the five generally recognized infraorders of the lacertilian suborder of reptiles which includes all lizards.
"I had my base camp here" — a red square — "and I was tracking this humpback lacertilian through here" — dotted yellow meanders.
Woritak stuck needles into my ribs and slowly the acute pain vanished, leaving only leftover aches from my encounters with the lacertilian and Bron's trail-stompers.
It was raspy and rumbling, and even if it had come from the monitor's mouth, it would have been much too resonant for a lacertilian throat.
He had no sooner disappeared into the little room, the door of which he left slightly open, when I mentally consigned the green lizards and, in fact, the whole lacertilian family to a place warmer than the plains of