from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A whip intended to be used in driving a coach.
- n. Nautical, the long pennant hoisted at the royalmast-head of a man-of-war.
- n. 3. In herpetology, a harmless colubrine serpent of the genus Masticophis (which see): so called from its long slender form.
- n. The ocotilla, Fouquieria splendens, so called from the long, leafless, lash-like branches. See Fouquieria and ocotilla.
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