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Definition of the noun lacertid
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noun - plural: lacertids
- Old World terrestrial lizard
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of lacertid: lacertid lizard
- more generic word: lizard = relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail
- more specific terms:
- member of: family Lacertidae / Lacertidae = Old World lizards
Alternative definition of the noun lacertid
- Any lizard of the family Lacertidae
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by D.C. Wareham
LACERTID Any lizard of the family LACERTIDAE. LACERTIDAE 'Typical' lizards. Family of the SQUAMATA, suborder SAURIA, inhabiting most of Europe, Asia and Africa (except Madagascar). Over 200 species in some 20 genera.
by Scott Elias, Cary Mock
ranid frogs, lacertid lizards, colubridsnakes), suchstability sharply contrasts withthehigh turnover rate in mammals ...
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
gecko, skink, teiid, tokay, varan, waral 6 dragon, goanna, iguana, mol- och, worral, worrel 7 cheecha, monitor, reptile 8 basilisk, lacertid, slowworm, whiptail 9 alligator, blindworm, chameleon, crocodile 10chuckwalla, salamander combining ...
The Dictionary of Virology (2009)
by Brian W.J. Mahy
Examples of reptilian viruses boid herpesvirus 1 Chaco virus chelonid herpesvirus 1–4 corn snake retrovirus Elaphe virus elapid herpesvirus 1 fer-de- lance virus gecko virus green lizard papillomavirus iguanid herpesvirus 1 lacertid ...
Oxford Dictionary of English (2010)
by Angus Stevenson
lacertid /Io'so:t1d/ > noun Zoology a typical lizard Of a large family ( Lacertidae) to which most European lizards belong. — ORIGIN late 19th cent.: from modern Latin Lacertidae (plural), from Latin lacerta 'lizard'. Lacertilia / ...
lacertid (lä-sèr'tid), n. Alizard of the restricted family Lacertidae. Lacertidae (lā-sèr'ti-dé), n. pl. [NL., & Lacerta + -idae.] The '#' lizards, a family of true eriglossate lacertilians, exemplified by the genus Lacerta, belonging to ...
a work of universal reference in all departments of knowledge with a new atlas of the world by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
lacertid (la-ser'tid), n. A lizard of the restricted family Lacertida;. Lacertidae (la-ser'ti-de), n. pi. [NL., < Lacerta + -idw.] The typical lizards, a family of true eriglossate lacertilians, exemplified by the genus Lacerta, belonging ...
A New and Original Work of Refrence to the Words in the English Language
-l A family of lizards which in the New World represent the Lacertid» of the Eastern hemisphere. One, the Teius teguexin, ...
The Century Dictionary (1914)
An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language
lacertid (lä-sèr'tid), n. Alizard of the restricted family Lacertidae. Lacertidae (lā-sèr'ti-dé), n. pl. [NL., & Lacerta -idae.] The typicallizards , a family of true eriglossate lacertilians, exemplified by the genus Lacerta, belonging to ...
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Video shows what lacertid means. Any lizard of the family Lacertidae.. lacertid synonyms: lacertaactive galactic nucleus, blazar, BL Lac object, BL Lacertae ...
Scrabble value of L1A1C3E1R1T1I1D2
The value of this 8-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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