a giant, flesh-eating monitor lizard (Varanus komodoensis) of SE Asian jungles: it is the largest living lizard, reaching a length of c. 3.5 m (11.5 ft)
Origin of Komodo dragonafter Komodo Island, Indonesia
A large monitor lizard (Varanus komodoensis) native to Indonesia. It is the largest living lizard, sometimes growing to a length of 3 meters (10 feet).
Origin of Komodo dragonAfter Komodo, an island of south-central Indonesia.
(plural Komodo dragons)