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chalcidian definition

  • noun:
    • One of a tropical group of snakelike lizards (Chalcidæ), having four small or rudimentary feet.
    • A native or an inhabitant of Chalcis.
    • An insect of the family Chalcididæ. Also chalcid.
    • A lizard of the family Chalcididæ. Also chalcid.
    • among a tropical family of snakelike lizards (Chalcidæ), having four tiny or standard legs.
    • A native or an inhabitant of Chalcis.
    • An insect of household Chalcididæ. Additionally chalcid.
    • A lizard of family Chalcididæ. In addition chalcid.
  • others:
    • Pertaining or relating to Chalcis, the chief town associated with the Greek island sometimes known as Egripo and Negropont, but now bearing its old name Eubœa.
    • Belonging to or having the characters of the lizards called Chalcididæ. See Chalcididæ.
    • Pertaining or regarding Chalcis, the chief town regarding the Greek area often called Egripo and Negropont, however now bearing its old title Eubœa.
    • Belonging to or having the characters regarding the lizards labeled as Chalcididæ. See Chalcididæ.
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