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fence lizard Syllabification: fence liz·ard

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Definition of fence lizard in English:

noun

A small gray-brown North American spiny lizard that typically has bright markings and often basks on rail fences, logs, and tree stumps.
  • Sceloporus undulatus, family Iguanidae

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