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

  • adj. Feeding on snakes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Feeding on snakes.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Feeding on serpents; -- said of certain birds and reptiles.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Eating or feeding upon serpents; reptilivorous.

Etymologies

From Greek ophiophagos : ophis, snake + -phagos, -phagous.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)

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