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n. basilisk

Definition of basilisk in English

Omnivorous lizard of small size that has green scales and two to four dorsal ridges, with the ability to run on water, endemic to Central and South America.

Synonyms of basilisk in English

common basilisk, South American Jesus lizard, Jesus lizard, Jesus Christ lizard

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Reptiles II

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