mastigure

noun
mas·​ti·​gure
plural -s

Definition of mastigure

: any of the large spiny-tailed herbivorous agamid lizards (genus Uromastix) of southern Asia and northern Africa

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History and Etymology for mastigure

New Latin Mastigura (synonym of Uromastix), from mastig- + -ura

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“Mastigure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mastigure. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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