from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any one of a group of lizards of the Gecko tribe, having the toes broad, and furnished with a groove in which the claws can be concealed.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Having thecal digits, as a gecko; having thick toes whose scales furnish a sheath for the claw. See cut under gecko.
  • n. A thecodactyl gecko.


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