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reptile

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈreptaɪl/
an animal whose body is covered with scales (= pieces of hard skin), and whose blood changes temperature, for example a snakeReptile and amphibian names
reptilian
 
 
/repˈtɪliən/ adjective
like a reptile, or relating to reptilesReptile and amphibian namesNot attractive to look atSerious and unpleasant
Translations of “reptile”
in Korean 파충류…
in Arabic حَيوان زاحِف…
in French reptile…
in Turkish sürüngen…
in Italian rettile…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爬行動物…
in Russian пресмыкающееся…
in Polish gad…
in Spanish reptil…
in Portuguese réptil…
in German das Reptil…
in Catalan rèptil…
in Japanese は虫類…
in Chinese (Simplified) 爬行动物…
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