Definitions for iguanidɪˈgwɑ nɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

i•gua•nidɪˈgwɑ nɪd(n.)

  1. any lizard of the family Iguanidae, typically with a long tail and, in the male, a bright expandable throat patch.

    Category: Reptiles and Amphibians

  2. (adj.)belonging or pertaining to the iguanids.

    Category: Reptiles and Amphibians

Origin of iguanid:

1885–95; < NL Iguanidae=Iguan(a) a genus (see iguana ) +-idae -id2

Princeton's WordNet

  1. iguanid, iguanid lizard(noun)

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


  1. iguanid(Noun)

    Any lizard of the family Iguanidae

Webster Dictionary

  1. Iguanid(adj)

    same as Iguanoid


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