Definition of Flying lizard

1. Noun. Any of several small tropical Asian lizards capable of gliding by spreading winglike membranes on each side of the body.

Exact synonyms: Dragon, Flying Dragon
Generic synonyms: Agamid, Agamid Lizard
Group relationships: Draco, Genus Draco



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flying Lizard

flying fox
flying foxes
flying frog
flying gecko
flying gurnard
flying gurnards
flying horse
flying jib
flying jib boom
flying jib booms
flying jibs
flying kiss
flying kisses
flying lemur
flying lemurs
flying lizard (current term)
flying machine
flying mare
flying marmot
flying meet
flying meets
flying mice
flying monkeys
flying mouse
flying opossum
flying phalanger
flying purple people eater
flying purple people eaters
flying rat
flying rats

Literary usage of Flying lizard

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1. Design in Nature: Illustrated by Spiral and Other Arrangements in the by James Bell Pettigrew (1908)
"The flying lemur, flying squirrel, and flying lizard afford examples of the former, and the flying fish of the latter. ..."

2. Pagan Races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat, Charles Otto Blagden (1906)
"The crocodile and the shark are regarded as brothers, and whenever a flying lizard learns from its Chief that any person's stone (representing his soul) is ..."

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