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synonyms for lizard

  • bag
  • handbag
  • pocket
  • pocketbook
  • pouch
  • wallet
  • billfold
  • bursa
  • carryall
  • clutch
  • frame
  • hide
  • leather
  • moneybag
  • poke
  • receptacle
  • reticule
  • sack
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How to use lizard in a sentence

They are more likely to bite lizards called skinks, which are poor transmitters of the bacteria, researchers report January 28 in PLOS Biology.
THE ANIMALS THAT TICKS BITE IN THE U.S. SOUTH CAN IMPACT LYME DISEASE SPREADAIMEE CUNNINGHAMFEBRUARY 5, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
At night, the lizards retreat upward, gripping blades of grass or other plants for safety.
A NEW CHAMELEON SPECIES MAY BE THE WORLD’S TINIEST REPTILEJONATHAN LAMBERTFEBRUARY 4, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
The animal was a mosasaur, an extinct, marine reptile related to snakes and monitor lizards.
THIS ANCIENT SEA REPTILE HAD A SLICING BITE LIKE NO OTHERJAKE BUEHLERFEBRUARY 2, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
In 1971, paleontologist Robert Bakker argued for a landbound dinosaur, based on the resemblance of its nostrils to those of terrestrial lizards.
50 YEARS AGO, SCIENTISTS MADE THE CASE FOR A LANDLUBBING BRONTOSAURUSBETHANY BROOKSHIREJANUARY 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Until recently, it wasn’t clear where monitor lizards lay their eggs.
MONITOR LIZARDS’ HUGE BURROW SYSTEMS CAN SHELTER HUNDREDS OF SMALL ANIMALSJAKE BUEHLERJANUARY 19, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
In contrast, a lizard can always find a patch of shaded forest where the temperature is significantly lower than one where direct sunlight hits.
ANIMALS ARE FINDING SURPRISING WAYS TO ADAPT TO RISING TEMPERATURESMARÍA PAULA RUBIANO A.NOVEMBER 23, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
After the coldest night in south Florida in a decade, lizards were dropping out of palm trees, landing legs up.
HOW FRIGID LIZARDS FALLING FROM TREES REVEALED THE REPTILES’ GROWING COLD TOLERANCECHARLES CHOIOCTOBER 30, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
A new study suggests that such hurricanes helped lizards evolve traits that allow them to hang tight.
ANALYZE THIS: HURRICANES MAY HELP LIZARDS EVOLVE BETTER GRIPSCAROLYN WILKEAUGUST 26, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
In an e-mail to Science News, O’Connor concedes Oculudentavis probably was a lizard, but she maintains the animal is an important discovery.
A READER ASKS ABOUT CORONAVIRUS MUTATIONSSCIENCE NEWS STAFFAUGUST 10, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
O’Connor now concedes Oculudentavis, too, was probably a lizard, albeit “a really weird animal.”
THIS DINOSAUR WAS NO BIGGER THAN A HUMMINGBIRDCAROLYN GRAMLINGAPRIL 13, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO LIZARD

  • bag
  • billfold
  • bursa
  • carryall
  • clutch
  • frame
  • handbag
  • hide
  • leather
  • lizard
  • moneybag
  • pocket
  • pocketbook
  • poke
  • pouch
  • receptacle
  • reticule
  • sack
  • wallet
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