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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of South American boas, or non-venomous constricting serpents of huge size, of the family Boidæ, having the tail prehensile, the scales smooth, labial fossæ present, and plates of the head extending over the muzzle and front.

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