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Definition of V Niloticus
V NiloticusMonitor Mon"i*tor, n. [L., fr. monere. See Monition, and cf.
1. One who admonishes; one who warns of faults, informs of
duty, or gives advice and instruction by way of reproof or
You need not be a monitor to the king. --Bacon.
2. Hence, specifically, a pupil selected to look to the
school in the absence of the instructor, to notice the
absence or faults of the scholars, or to instruct a
division or class.
3. (Zo["o]l.) Any large Old World lizard of the genus
Varanus; esp., the Egyptian species (V. Niloticus),
which is useful because it devours the eggs and young of
the crocodile. It is sometimes five or six feet long.
4. [So called from the name given by Captain Ericson, its
designer, to the first ship of the kind.] An ironclad war
vessel, very low in the water, and having one or more
heavily-armored revolving turrets, carrying heavy guns.
5. (Mach.) A tool holder, as for a lathe, shaped like a low
turret, and capable of being revolved on a vertical pivot
so as to bring successively the several tools in holds
into proper position for cutting.
Monitor top, the raised central portion, or clearstory, of
a car roof, having low windows along its sides.
Meaning of V Niloticus from wikipedia
- The Nile monitor
) is a large member
of the monitor family
(Varanidae) found throughout
most of Sub-Saharan Africa
- The West African
stellatus) is a species
of monitor lizard
that is native
to West African forests
- The Nile tilapia
) is a species
of tilapia, a cichlid
and the Levant, particularly Israel
- Nile monitor) and Var**** niloticus
(Nile monitor). Consequently, Var**** ornatus
of Var**** niloticus
and "ornate monitor" is an...
- tristis) V
. niloticus species complex
. stellatus) V
. salvator species complex
. salvator, V
. ****ingi, V
. nuchalis, V
. togi****, V
- Crocodylus niloticus
from the Gr**** κρόκη, kroke
("pebble"), δρῖλος, drilos
to its rough
skin; and niloticus
- connotation. The water monitor
is occasionally confused
with the crocodile monitor
. salvadorii) because
of their similar scientific
names. Some common
- the hand by Komodo dragons
. komodensis), perenties
. giganteus), lace monitors
. varius), and spotted
. scalaris) have been observed...
- Komodo dragon
to be the closest relative
(sister taxon) of the lace monitor
. varius), with their common ancestor diverging
from a lineage
that gave rise...
- water monitor
. mertensi) Mitc****'s water monitor
. mitc****i) Nile monitor
) Northern Sierra Madre forest monitor
. bitatawa) Pea****...
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