giant lizard


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Related to giant lizard: monitor lizard, giant salamander
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Noun1.giant lizard - the largest lizard in the world (10 feet)giant lizard - the largest lizard in the world (10 feet); found on Indonesian islands
monitor lizard, varan, monitor - any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles
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The giant lizard's progress could be traced by the disturbance of the leaves and underbrush, and the professor was following as closely as possible.
In 1954, 'Godzilla' ('Gojira') introduced its iconic giant lizard creature to the world as a frightening metaphor of nuclear fallout, from director Ishiro Honda.
Lorry driver Gary, who bought the giant lizard 10 months ago, said: "I've reached an agreement with the council to say it's OK to walk as long as he is on a lead, just like a dog.
JAKARTA: An Indonesian governor plans to charge tourists 500 dollars each to enter Komodo National Park, home to the giant lizard the Komodo dragon, according to local media reports.
Since 1954, after the first Godzilla movie was shown, the world's most infamous giant lizard awakened and empowered by nuclear radiation remains a pop culture icon.
IT'S not every day you see a giant lizard walking the streets of Urmston - or anywhere for that matter.
7 GODZILLA (2014) GIANT lizard Godzilla is one of Hollywood's most enduring monsters.
The species name Razanandrongobe sakalavae translates to "giant lizard ancestor from Sakalava region," according to a (https://phys.org/news/2017-07-gigantic-crocodile-rex-teeth-predator.html) report from the journal's publisher.
Despite the giant lizard costar which is seen stomping across the Seoul skyline, it's Anne Hathaway's talent which dominates this sci-fi black comedy.
Uttar Pradesh, July 1 -- A call on the Wildlife SOS 24-hr helpline number (9917190666) from a resident of Govind Nagar, Agra reported a "giant lizard' hiding amidst a pile of bricks inside his home.
Tonight, he's in Indonesia looking for the legendary Komodo Dragon - basically a giant lizard.