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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Varanus Niloticus(0.01640 detik)
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English → English (WordNet)
Definition: Varanus niloticus
n : destroys crocodile eggs [syn: African monitor]
English → English (gcide)
Definition: Varanus Niloticus
Monitor \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 (Varanus Niloticus
), which is useful because it devours the eggs
and young of the crocodile. It is sometimes five or six
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.
6. A monitor nozzle.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
Monitor top, the raised central portion, or clearstory, of
a car roof, having low windows along its sides.