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Definition of Carpet snake
Carpet snakeCarpet Car"pet (k[aum]r"p[e^]t), n. [OF. carpite rug, soft of
cloth, F. carpette coarse packing cloth, rug (cf. It. carpita
rug, blanket), LL. carpeta, carpita, woolly cloths, fr. L.
carpere to pluck, to card (wool); cf. Gr. karpo`s fruit, E.
1. A heavy woven or felted fabric, usually of wool, but also
of cotton, hemp, straw, etc.; esp. a floor covering made
in breadths to be sewed together and nailed to the floor,
as distinguished from a rug or mat; originally, also, a
wrought cover for tables.
Tables and beds covered with copes instead of
carpets and coverlets. --T. Fuller.
2. A smooth soft covering resembling or suggesting a carpet.
``The grassy carpet of this plain.' --Shak.
Carpet beetle or Carpet bug (Zo["o]l.), a small beetle
(Anthrenus scrophulari[ae]), which, in the larval state,
does great damage to carpets and other woolen goods; --
also called buffalo bug.
(a) A knight who enjoys ease and security, or luxury, and
has not known the hardships of the field; a hero of
the drawing room; an effeminate person. --Shak.
(b) One made a knight, for some other than military
distinction or service.
Carpet moth (Zo["o]l.), the larva of an insect which feeds
on carpets and other woolen goods. There are several
kinds. Some are the larv[ae] of species of Tinea (as T.
tapetzella); others of beetles, esp. Anthrenus.
Carpet snake (Zo["o]l.), an Australian snake. See Diamond
snake, under Diamond.
Carpet sweeper, an apparatus or device for sweeping
To be on the carpet, to be under consideration; to be the
subject of deliberation; to be in sight; -- an expression
derived from the use of carpets as table cover.
Brussels carpet. See under Brussels.
Meaning of Carpet snake from wikipedia
- **** snake
to: Morelia spilota
variegata, a.k.a. the Northwestern ****
python, a harmless subspecies found
in New Guinea
- cobras, common
kraits, Russell's viper
and **** vipers
were the most dangerous
species; however other snakes
may also cause significant problems
names, including: pine snake
, pinesnake, common
, bullsnake, black
and white snake
, **** snake
, chicken snake
spilota, commonly referred
to as the **** python
, is a large snake
of the family Pythonidae found
in Australia, New Guinea
(Indonesia and Papua...
- beaked snake
Black-headed snake Mexican black kingsnake Black
rat snake Black snake
Red-bellied black snake Blind snake
- District; it is apparently
a giant **** snake
, and recorded under
the name Cunmurra further
south. The same snake
is called Tulloun among
are elongated, limbless, carnivorous reptiles
of the suborder Serpentes
/sɜːrˈpɛntiːz/. Like all other
are ectothermic, amniote...
- are caused
by the West African ****
viper, the black-necked spitting
cobra, and the puff adder. Non-venomous snakes include examples
from the Colubridae...
- was chewed
and sucked. A variety
were eaten: the **** snake
(kabul); the black snake
(tumgu); brown snake
(kuralbang) and death-adder (mulunkun)...
- Snake charming
is the practice
(often a cobra) by playing
and waving around
an instrument called
a pungi. A typical
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