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Definition of Snake
SnakeSnake Snake, n. [AS. snaca; akin to LG. snake, schnake, Icel.
sn[=a]kr, sn?kr, Dan. snog, Sw. snok; of uncertain origin.]
Any species of the order Ophidia; an ophidian; a serpent,
whether harmless or venomous. See Ophidia, and Serpent.
Note: Snakes are abundant in all warm countries, and much the
larger number are harmless to man.
Blind snake, Garter snake, Green snake, King snake,
Milk snake, Rock snake, Water snake, etc. See under
Blind, Garter, etc.
Fetich snake (Zo["o]l.), a large African snake (Python
Seb[ae]) used by the natives as a fetich.
Ringed snake (Zo["o]l.), a common European columbrine snake
Snake eater. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The markhoor.
(b) The secretary bird.
Snake fence, a worm fence (which see). [U.S.]
Snake fly (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
neuropterous insects of the genus Rhaphidia; -- so
called because of their large head and elongated neck and
Snake gourd (Bot.), a cucurbitaceous plant (Trichosanthes
anguina) having the fruit shorter and less snakelike than
that of the serpent cucumber.
Snake killer. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The secretary bird.
(b) The chaparral cock.
Snake moss (Bot.), the common club moss (Lycopodium
clavatum). See Lycopodium.
Snake nut (Bot.), the fruit of a sapindaceous tree
(Ophiocaryon paradoxum) of Guiana, the embryo of which
resembles a snake coiled up.
Tree snake (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of
colubrine snakes which habitually live in trees,
especially those of the genus Dendrophis and allied
genera. SnakeSnake Snake, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Snaked; p. pr. & vb. n.
1. To drag or draw, as a snake from a hole; -- often with
out. [Colloq. U.S.] --Bartlett.
2. (Naut.) To wind round spirally, as a large rope with a
smaller, or with cord, the small rope lying in the spaces
between the strands of the large one; to worm.
Snake Snake, v. i.
To crawl like a snake.
Meaning of Snake from wikipedia
are elongated, limbless, carnivorous reptiles
of the suborder Serpentes
/sɜːrˈpɛntiːz/. Like all other
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in the subfamily...
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is a common
name for generally
to medium-sized snakes belonging
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- Rat snakes
with kingsnakes, milk snakes
, vine snakes
and indigo snakes
– of the subfamily Colubrinae
of the family
- Snake charming
is the practice
(often a cobra) by playing
and waving around
an instrument called
a pungi. A typical
- The gr**** snake
(Natrix natrix), sometimes called
the ringed snake
or water snake
, is a Eurasian
non-venomous colubrid snake
. It is often found
- The night snake
(Hypsiglena torquata) is a species
of rear-fanged colubrid. It is found
Columbia, Canada through
the western United
- The Aesculapian snake
/ˌɛskjəˈleɪpiən/ (now Zamenis
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