from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See harlequin snake in the vocabulary.
- n. any of several venomous New World snakes brilliantly banded in red and black and either yellow or white, especially the eastern coral snake, a small poisonous snake (Micrurus fulvius or Elaps fulvius), ringed with red and black, found in the Southeastern United States. They are widely distributed in Southern and Central America
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