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Crocodile vs. Lizard

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Main Difference

The main difference between Crocodile and Lizard is that the Crocodile is a large reptilian carnivore and Lizard is a suborder of reptiles.

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  • Crocodile (noun)

    Any of the predatory amphibious reptiles of the family Crocodylidae; a crocodilian, any species of the order Crocodilia, which also includes the alligators, caimans and gavials.

  • Crocodile (noun)

    A long line or procession of people (especially children) walking together.

  • Crocodile (noun)

    A fallacious dilemma, mythically supposed to have been first used by a crocodile.

  • Crocodile (verb)

    To speak one's native language at an Esperanto-language gathering, rather than Esperanto.

  • Lizard (noun)

    Any reptile of the order Squamata that is not a snake, usually having four legs, external ear openings, movable eyelids and a long slender body and tail.

  • Lizard (noun)

    Lizard skin, the skin of these reptiles.

  • Lizard (noun)

    An unctuous person.

  • Lizard (noun)

    A coward.

  • Lizard (noun)

    A hand forming a "D" shape with the tips of the thumb and index finger touching (a handshape resembling a lizard), that beats paper and Spock and loses to rock and scissors in rock-paper-scissors-lizard-Spock.

  • Lizard (noun)

    A person who idly spends time in a specified place, especially a promiscuous female.

    "lounge lizard; lot lizard; beach lizard; truck stop lizard"

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  • Crocodile (noun)

    A large reptile of the genus Crocodilus, of several species. They grow to the length of sixteen or eighteen feet, and inhabit the large rivers of Africa, Asia, and America. The eggs, laid in the sand, are hatched by the sun's heat. The best known species is that of the Nile (Crocodilus vulgaris, or Crocodilus Niloticus). The Florida crocodile (Crocodilus Americanus) is much less common than the alligator and has longer jaws. The name is also sometimes applied to the species of other related genera, as the gavial and the alligator.

  • Crocodile (noun)

    A fallacious dilemma, mythically supposed to have been first used by a crocodile.

  • Lizard (noun)

    Any one of the numerous species of reptiles belonging to the order Lacertilia; sometimes, also applied to reptiles of other orders, as the Hatteria.

  • Lizard (noun)

    A piece of rope with thimble or block spliced into one or both of the ends.

  • Lizard (noun)

    A piece of timber with a forked end, used in dragging a heavy stone, a log, or the like, from a field.

Webster Dictionary
  • Crocodile (noun)

    large voracious aquatic reptile having a long snout with massive jaws and sharp teeth and a body covered with bony plates; of sluggish tropical waters

  • Lizard (noun)

    relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail

  • Lizard (noun)

    a man who idles about in the lounges of hotels and bars in search of women who would support him

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