Definition of legless lizard in English:

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legless lizard

Pronunciation: /ˌleɡləs ˈlizərd/


A lizard that lacks legs and has a snakelike or wormlike appearance, in particular.
Example sentences
  • There were also some reptiles including a legless lizard and a very pretty bynoe's gecko.
  • Similarly, legless lizards have evolved many times.
  • What's the difference between a legless lizard and a snake?

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Syllabification: leg·less liz·ard

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