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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.
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
lacertid (lä-sèr' tid), n. Alizard of the restricted family Lacertidae. Lacertidae (lā-sèr'ti-dé), m.pl. [NL., & Lacerta + -idae.] ...
Zell's encyclopedia (1896)
an abridged library and universal reference book by Leo de Colange
See Lacertid*. — (Navy.) A species of iron-clad war-vessel* in which the guns are carried in one or more iron turrets, which may be rotated cither by ...
Standard encyclopedia (1899)
a summary of universal knowledge, with pronunciation of every subject title, for teachers, pupils and families ... by Leo de Colange
See Lacertid* — (Navy.) ...
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 / ...
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, ...
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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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