American chameleon(redirected from Polychrotidae)
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Related to Polychrotidae: anole
(Animals) another name for anole
n., pl. -les.
1. Also called American chameleon a small green iguanid lizard, Anolis carolinensis, of the U.S. Gulf States, that changes skin color.
2. any of numerous similar New World lizards of the genus Anolis.
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|Noun||1.||American chameleon - small arboreal tropical American insectivorous lizards with the ability to change skin color|
iguanid, iguanid lizard - lizards of the New World and Madagascar and some Pacific islands; typically having a long tail and bright throat patch in males