Definition of Iguanian

1. a. Resembling, or pertaining to, the iguana.

Definition of Iguanian

1. Noun. Any of the suborder ''Iguania'' of iguanas, chameleons, agamids, and "New World lizards". ¹

2. Adjective. Of or pertaining to the suborder ''Iguania''. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Iguanian

1. a lizard related to the iguana [n -S]

Medical Definition of Iguanian

1. Resembling, or pertaining to, the iguana. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Iguanian

ignorers
ignores
ignorest
ignoreth
ignoring
ignoscible
ignostic
ignosticism
ignostics
ignote
ignotine
ignotum per ignotius
igovomab
iguana
iguanas
iguanian (current term)
iguanians
iguanid
iguanid lizard
iguanids
iguanodon
iguanodons
iguanodont
iguanodonts
iguanoid
igumen
ihlang-ihlang
ihram
ihrams
iht

Literary usage of Iguanian

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The American Geologist: A Monthly Journal of Geology and Allied Sciences by Newton Horace Winchell (1899)
"On the iguanian Ger.us Uma. Baird. Bull. US Nat. Mus. Vol. XIV. No. 711. 729. ... On the iguanian Genus Uma, Baird. Amer. Nat. Vol. XXVIII. 746. ..."

2. The English Cyclopaedia by Charles Knight (1867)
"... and posterior teeth ; and he state* that no iguanian lizard has teeth on the palatine bones. teeth; especially in the ..."

3. The Penny Cyclopædia of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge by Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge (Great Britain), George Long (1843)
"... "onging to the iguanian lizards. • The feathers in the tail are made use of as ornamental by the savages in their hair and nostrils.' (Du Tertre. ..."

4. The Animal Kingdom: Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization by Georges Cuvier (1832)
"... served to support some membrane which enabled the animal to fly, like that upheld by the ribs of the Dragon. The second section of the iguanian family, ..."

5. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1868)
"... and partly the smooth or scaly type of the cosmopolite Scincidae, which are inferior to them. The iguanian lizards are lower than the ..."

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