glass lizard


noun

any limbless, snakelike lizard of the genus Ophisaurus, inhabiting the eastern U.S., Europe, and Asia, having external ear openings and the ability to regenerate its long, fragile tail.

Nearby words

  1. glass fibre,
  2. glass gall,
  3. glass harmonica,
  4. glass is half full, the,
  5. glass jaw,
  6. glass menagerie, the,
  7. glass pox,
  8. glass snake,
  9. glass string,
  10. glass tank

Also called glass snake.

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