racerunner

noun
race·​run·​ner | \ ˈrās-ˌrə-nər How to pronounce racerunner (audio) \

Definition of racerunner

: a swift North American lizard (Cnemidophorus sexlineatus) that has six narrow stripes down the back

First Known Use of racerunner

1910, in the meaning defined above

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“Racerunner.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/racerunner. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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