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Copperhead
Copperhead Cop"per*head`, n. [From its color.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A poisonous American serpent (Ancistrodon conotortrix), closely allied to the rattlesnake, but without rattles; -- called also copper-belly, and red viper. 2. A nickname applied to a person in the Northern States who sympathized with the South during the Civil War. [U.S.]

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- Confederates. Republicans started calling anti-war Democrats "Copperheads", after the eastern copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix), a species of venomous snake...
- Florida Copperheads, a rugby league team in the United States Agkistrodon piscivorus, or the cottonmouth All pages with titles beginning with Copperhead All...
- foraging occurs when copperheads feed on insects such as caterpillars and freshly molted cicadas. When hunting insects, copperheads actively pursue their...
- climbing, a copperhead is a small nut with a head made of soft metal on a loop of wire, originally copper or br****, later aluminium. Copperheads are most...
- Copperhead was an American rock and roll group founded by guitarist John Cipollina, after leaving the band Quicksilver Messenger Service in 1970. Copperhead...
- subspecies. They are commonly called copperheads or Australian copperheads. They are not closely related to the American copperhead, Agkistrodon contortrix. There...
- Northern copperhead may refer to: Agkistrodon contortrix contortrix, a.k.a. the eastern copperhead, a venomous pitviper subspecies found in the United...
- farm in Illinois, is asked by President Abraham Lincoln to join the Copperheads, a clandestine quasi-political organization whose sentiments lie with...
- Operation Copperhead was a small military deception operation run by the British during the Second World War. It formed part of Operation Bodyguard, the...
- Copperhead Strike is a double launched roller coaster at Carowinds in Charlotte, North Carolina. Manufactured by Mack Rides, the ride debuted to the public...