Definition of Gecko. Meaning of Gecko. Synonyms of Gecko

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Definition of Gecko

Gecko
Gecko Geck"o (g[e^]k"[-o]), n.; pl. Geckoes (-[=o]z). [Cf. F. & G. gecko; -- so called from the sound which the animal utters.] (Zo["o]l.) Any lizard of the family Geckonid[ae]. The geckoes are small, carnivorous, mostly nocturnal animals with large eyes and vertical, elliptical pupils. Their toes are generally expanded, and furnished with adhesive disks, by which they can run over walls and ceilings. They are numerous in warm countries, and a few species are found in Europe and the United States. See Wall gecko, Fanfoot.

Meaning of Gecko from wikipedia

- Geckos are small lizards belonging to the infraorder Gekkota, found in warm climates throughout the world. They range from 1.6 to 60 cm (0.64 to 24 inches)...
- The tokay gecko (Gekko gecko) is a nocturnal arboreal gecko in the genus Gekko, the true geckos. It is native to Asia and some Pacific Islands. This species...
- The common house gecko (Hemidactylus frenatus) (not to be confused with Hemidactylus turcicus, the Mediterranean house gecko), is a gecko native to South...
- The crested gecko or eyelash gecko (Correlophus ciliatus) is a species of gecko native to southern New Caledonia. In 1866, the crested gecko was described...
- The common leopard gecko (Eublepharis macularius) is a ground-dwelling lizard native to the rocky dry gr****land and desert regions of Afghanistan, Iran...
- Gecko is a browser engine developed by Mozilla. It is used in the Firefox browser, the Thunderbird email client, and many other projects. Gecko is designed...
- Gex: Enter the Gecko (also known as Gex 3D: Enter the Gecko or Return of the Gecko; or as Gex 64: Enter the Gecko on the Nintendo 64; released as Spin...
- sometimes known as the Madagascar ground gecko, Malagasy fat-tailed gecko, fat-headed gecko, or panther gecko. P. picta naturally occurs as a brown lizard...
- African fat-tailed gecko (Hemitheconyx caudicinctus) is a crepuscular[citation needed], ground-dwelling gecko. The African fat-tailed gecko is from the subfamily...
- The gargoyle gecko or New Caledonian bumpy gecko (Rhacodactylus auriculatus) is a species of gecko found only on the southern end of the island of New...
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