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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various typically terrestrial amphibians that resemble lizards and that return to water only to breed; Fire iron consisting of a metal rod with a handle; Reptilian creature supposed to live in fire.

Usage examples (34)
  • My salamander is an amphibian, and amphibians are the ancestors of all the animals on earth, even you and your Cat, you sons of toads!
  • If the salamander was a prisoner, who had captured it?
  • The salamander is a circular iron plate, to which is attached a long handle.
  • The electrical version of a salamander, which is the same thing burning gas. for more
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