from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A nonvenomous bluish-black snake (Drymarchon corais) of the southern United States and northern Mexico.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the gopher snake.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The gopher-snake, Spilotes couperi.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. large dark-blue nonvenomous snake that invades burrows; found in southern North America and Mexico


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