alligator lizard


Definition of alligator lizard 

: any of various small American lizards that resemble an alligator (as members of the genera Anolis, Sceloporus, or in the western U.S. Gerrhonotus)

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First Known Use of alligator lizard

1882, in the meaning defined above

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