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Anguis (s) (noun)
A genus of limbless lizards including only the blindworm or slowworm: "Although they are lizards, the Anquis do not have legs and so they are often thought to be snakes."
"The Anquis, of the Anquidae genus, have been described as a small burrowing, legless European lizard, with tiny eyes; so, many believe that it is blind."
Word Entries containing the term: “anguis”
anguis in herba
A snake in the grass.
A traitor or disloyal friend; an unsuspected danger.
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