scincoid

scincoid

(ˈsɪŋkɔɪd) or

scincoidian

adj
(Animals) of, relating to, or resembling a skink
n
(Animals) any animal, esp a lizard, resembling a skink
[C18: from New Latin scincoidēs, from Latin scincus a skink]
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