Anguidae

plural noun
An·​gui·​dae | \ˈaŋgwəˌdē\

Definition of Anguidae 

: a family of lizards some of which are limbless and all of which are entirely harmless and useful as destroyers of slugs, worms, and insects — compare blindworm

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First Known Use of Anguidae

1841, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Anguidae

New Latin, from Anguis, type genus + -idae

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