family Anguidae

noun
alligator lizards
Syn: ↑Anguidae
Hypernyms: ↑reptile family
Member Holonyms: ↑Sauria, ↑suborder Sauria, ↑Lacertilia, ↑suborder Lacertilia
Member Meronyms:

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  • Anguidae — n. a family comprising the alligator lizards. Syn: family {Anguidae}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anguidae — Schleichen Blindschleiche (Anguis fragilis) Systematik Reihe: Landwirbeltiere (Tetrapoda) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Anguidae — Taxobox name = Anguidae image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata infraordo = Anguimorpha familia = Anguidae subdivision ranks = Genera subdivision = Anguis Ophisaurus (glass lizards) Pseudopus… …   Wikipedia

  • Anguidae — noun alligator lizards • Syn: ↑family Anguidae • Hypernyms: ↑reptile family • Member Holonyms: ↑Sauria, ↑suborder Sauria, ↑Lacertilia, ↑suborder Lacertilia …   Useful english dictionary

  • reptile family — noun a family of reptiles • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Cheloniidae, ↑family Cheloniidae, ↑Chelonidae, ↑family Chelonidae, ↑Dermochelyidae, ↑family Dermochelyidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Squamata — This article is about the Squamata order of reptiles. For the Roman scale armour, see Lorica squamata. Scaled reptiles Temporal range: Late Triassic recent …   Wikipedia

  • Schleichen — Blindschleiche (Anguis fragilis) Systematik Reihe: Landwirbeltiere (Tetrapoda) Klasse …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lizard — /liz euhrd/, n. 1. any of numerous scaly reptiles of the suborder Sauria, order Squamata, typically having a moderately elongate body, a tapering tail, and two pairs of legs held outward from the body, comprising mostly terrestrial and burrowing… …   Universalium

  • Lacertilia — noun true lizards; including chameleons and geckos • Syn: ↑Sauria, ↑suborder Sauria, ↑suborder Lacertilia • Derivationally related forms: ↑lacertilian, ↑saurian (for: ↑Sauria) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sauria — noun true lizards; including chameleons and geckos • Syn: ↑suborder Sauria, ↑Lacertilia, ↑suborder Lacertilia • Derivationally related forms: ↑lacertilian (for: ↑Lacertilia), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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