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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
- Rat snakes
with kingsnakes, milk snakes
, vine snakes
and indigo snakes
– of the subfamily Colubrinae
of the family
- 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
- Solid Snake
(****anese: ソリッド・スネーク, Hepburn: Soriddo
Sunēku) is a video
and one of the primary protagonists
of the Metal
- Grigahcine, born 13 June 1986 in Paris, better known
by his stage
name DJ Snake
, is a French
DJ and record producer
from Paris, in France
He made his international...
case (stylized as snake
to the style
by an underscore
(_) character, and the first
- S.D. Bob "Snake
is the protagonist
of the films Escape
from New York and Escape
from L.A. He is portra**** by Kurt Russell, and created
- Venom Snake
, also known
as Punished Snake
, is a fictional character
from Konami's Metal
game series. Created
by Hideo Kojima
- The Snake
(蛇) is the sixth
of the 12-year cycle
of animals which appear
in the Chinese zodiac related
to the Chinese
calendar. The Year of the Snake
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