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chameleon

noun [C]    /kəˈmil·jən/
a lizard (= type of creature ) that changes its skin color to match its surroundings so that it cannot be seen A chameleon is also a person who changes his or her opinions or behavior to please others : Opponents called him a political chameleon for shifting his position on a range of issues .
(Definition of chameleon noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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