American chameleon


American chameleon
noun
small arboreal tropical American insectivorous lizards with the ability to change skin color
Syn: ↑anole, ↑Anolis carolinensis
Hypernyms: ↑iguanid, ↑iguanid lizard
Member Holonyms: ↑Anolis, ↑genus Anolis

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noun
Usage: usually capitalized A
: a lizard (Anolis carolinensis) of the southeastern United States

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American chameleon noun
An anole
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Main Entry:American

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American chameleon,
a lizard of the southeastern United States, especially North and South Carolina.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.