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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, legless, carnivorous reptiles
of the suborder
Serpentes. Like all other
are ectothermic, amniote vertebrates
- Garter snake
to ribbon snake
) is a common
name for the nearly
to medium-sized snakes belonging
to the genus
- Rat snakes
(or ratsnakes) are members
with kingsnakes, milk snakes
, vine snakes
and indigo snakes
– of the subfamily Colubrinae
of the family...
- born 13 June 1986), known professionally
as DJ Snake
, is a French
DJ and record producer
from Paris. DJ Snake debuted
into the international scene
- The corn snake
(Pantherophis guttatus) is a North American species
of rat snake
prey by constriction. It is found throughout
- Coral snakes
are a large group
of elapid snakes
that can be subdivided
into two distinct
groups, Old World coral snakes
and New World coral snakes
- The Snake River
is a major river
of the greater Pacific Northwest region
in the United
States. At 1,078 miles
(1,735 km) long, it is the largest
- Solid Snake
is a video
and one of the primary protagonists
of the Metal
Gear series created
by Hideo Kojima
- The gr**** snake
(Natrix natrix), sometimes called
the ringed snake
or water snake
, is a Eurasian
. It is often found
- Venomous snakes
of the suborder Serpentes
that are capable
they use for killing
prey, for defense, and to ****ist...
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