Definition of whiptail in English:


Syllabification: whip·tail
Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)wipˌtāl
(also whiptail lizard)


A slender long-tailed American lizard with an alert manner and a jerky gait.
  • Genus Cnemidophorus, family Teiidae: several species
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  • Many specimens later, skeptics conceded that there were no male whiptails.

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