Definition of Iguanid

1. Noun. Lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males.




Definition of Iguanid

1. a. Same as Iguanoid.

Definition of Iguanid

1. Noun. (zoology) Any lizard of the family ''Iguanidae'' ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Iguanid

1. a long-tailed lizard [n -S]

Medical Definition of Iguanid

1. Same as Iguanoid. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Iguanid

ignorest
ignoreth
ignoring
ignoscible
ignostic
ignosticism
ignostics
ignote
ignotine
ignotum per ignotius
igovomab
iguana
iguanas
iguanian
iguanians
iguanid (current term)
iguanid lizard
iguanids
iguanodon
iguanodons
iguanodont
iguanodonts
iguanoid
igumen
ihlang-ihlang
ihram
ihrams
iht
iid
ijaza

Literary usage of Iguanid

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1. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... which, although iguanid, has many small species without the typical iguanid characteristics. They abound in Mexico and the southwestern United States, ..."

2. The Encyclopedia Americanaedited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1903)
"... which, although iguanid, has many small species without the typical iguanid characteristics. They abound in Mexico and the southwestern United States, ..."

3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"This cunning little iguanid is harmless, never biting its captor, and soon becoming so tame that it may be trained to work in harness pulling a toy wagon, ..."

4. The Journal of Geology by University of Chicago Department of Geology and Paleontology (1904)
"... seems highly probable, especially so in the light of the recent discovery of an iguanid lizard by Broom in the Karoo beds of South Africa. ..."

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