Meaning of “lizard” in the English Dictionary

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"lizard" in British English

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lizardnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈlɪz.əd/ us /ˈlɪz.ɚd/

a small reptile that has a long body, four short legs, a long tail, and thick skin

(Definition of “lizard” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"lizard" in American English

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lizardnoun [ C ]

us /ˈlɪz·ərd/

a reptile (= a type of animal that produces eggs) that has a long body, four short legs, and a long tail

(Definition of “lizard” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)