flying lizard


noun


Nearby words

  1. flying jenny,
  2. flying jib,
  3. flying jib boom,
  4. flying kite,
  5. flying lemur,
  6. flying machine,
  7. flying mare,
  8. flying moor,
  9. flying mouse,
  10. flying officer

Origin of flying lizard

First recorded in 1850–55

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British Dictionary definitions for flying lizard

flying lizard

flying dragon

noun

any lizard of the genus Draco, of S and SE Asia, having an extensible fold of skin on each side of the body, used to make gliding leaps: family Agamidae (agamas)
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