frilled lizard(redirected from frilled lizards)
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frilled lizard(frĭld) or frill-necked lizard (frĭl′nĕkt′)
A large lizard (Chlamydosaurus kingii) of Australia and New Guinea having a broad contractile membrane extending from the neck and throat that can be erected like a ruff when the mouth is opened.
an Australian lizard, Chlamydosaurus kingi, with a neck frill that enlarges in courtship or threat displays.