Komodo dragon

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 and Etymology of komodo dragon

Komodo Island, Indonesia

First Known Use: 1927

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