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spiny lizard

noun
1.
any of numerous iguanid lizards of the genus Sceloporus, common in North and Central America, usually having keeled scales that may end in a sharp point.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55
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  • The sharp edges of the blue spiny lizard will not protect it against climate change.

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