Definitions

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  • adj. Of or relating to the family Scincidae, or skinks.
  • n. A scincoidian.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the family Scincidæ, or skinks.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Resembling a skink; related or belonging to the Scincidæ; scinciform.
  • n. A member of the Scincidæ in a broad sense.

Etymologies

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Latin scincus a kind of lizard (from Ancient Greek) + -oid. Compare skink.

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