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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Relating to lizards or reptiles.

Usage examples (33)
  • His hands were so scaly they seemed almost saurian.
  • The term saurian means "lizard," and it has many prefixes to indicate the different genera and species.
  • You don't know just how perfect the word saurian is :-)) You can totally smell it.
  • It has been appropriately called the saurian whale, for it has both the swiftness and the rapid movements of this monster of our own day. for more
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