lacertiform

shaped like a lizard

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • lacertiform — lacertifórm adj. m., pl. lacertifórmi; f. sg. lacertifórmă, pl. lacertifórme Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic …   Dicționar Român

  • lacertiform — ˌfȯrm adjective Etymology: probably from French lacertiforme, from Latin lacerta lizard + French iforme iform : having the form or structure of a typical lizard * * * lacertiform, a. (ləˈsɜːtɪfɔːm) [f. L. lacerta lizard + iform.] Having the form …   Useful english dictionary

  • lacertiform — la·cer·ti·form …   English syllables

  • Sphenomorphus indicus — Taxobox | name = Indian Forest Skink regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Sauria familia = Scincidae genus = Sphenomorphus species = S. indicus binomial = Sphenomorphus indicus binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • lacertilian —   a.,n. (pertaining to or like a) lizard.    ♦ lacertian, n. & a.    ♦ lacertiform, a. lizard shaped.    ♦ lacertine,    ♦ lacertoid, a. lizard like …   Dictionary of difficult words

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