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leguaan (ˈlɛɡjʊən, ˈlɛɡʊˌɑːn)
(South African) Also called: iguana a large amphibious monitor lizard of the genus Varanus, esp V. niloticus (the water leguaan), which can grow up to 2 or 3 m
[C19: Dutch, from French l'iguane the iguana]

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