squamate

Definitions:

  • Any of various reptiles of the order Squamata, which includes the lizards, snakes, and worm lizards.
  • Of or relating to reptiles of the order Squamata.
  • Of or relating to squamae.
  • In <em>zoology</em>, scaly; covered with scales or squamæ; squamose or squamigerous; specifically, of or pertaining to the <em>Squamata</em>, in any sense.
  • In <em>anatomy</em>, scale-like; forming or formed like a scale; squamous or squamiform: as, a <em>squamate</em> bone; <em>squamate</em> scales of cuticle.
  • In <em>botany</em>, same as <internalXref urlencoded="squamose">squamose</internalXref>.
  • Same as <xref urlencoded="squamose">squamose</xref>.
  • Any <xref>reptile</xref> of the order <xref>Squamata</xref>.
  • <xref>squamose</xref>
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