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Komodo dragon

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noun Ko·mo·do dragon \kə-ˈmō-dō-\

Definition of Komodo dragon

  1. :  an Indonesian monitor lizard (Varanus komodoensis) that is the largest of all known lizards and may attain a length of 10 feet (3 meters)



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Origin of komodo dragon

Komodo Island, Indonesia


First Known Use: 1927


KOMODO DRAGON Defined for Kids

Komodo dragon

noun Ko·mo·do dragon \kə-ˈmō-dō-\

Definition of Komodo dragon

  1. :  a lizard of Indonesia that is the largest of all known lizards and may grow to be 10 feet (3 meters) long




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