Definitions

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  • adj. Leech (attributive); used in taxonomic names for organisms that often have English names of the form "Leech's ..."

Etymologies

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Named in a pseudo-Latin manner for any of several naturalists named Leech.

Examples

  • Enyalius leechi is a rare lizard that lives on the shaded forest floor and in small trees in rainforests of the southern Amazon.

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