from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. any one of several large pythons; as, the royal rock snake (Python regia) of Africa, and the rock snake of India (Python molurus). The Australian rock snakes mostly belong to the allied genus Morelia.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A snake that frequents rocks or rocky places; a rock-serpent; specifically, a very large snake of the family Pythonidæ; a python or anaconda, as Python molurus, or an Australian member of the genus Morelia.
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- n. very large python of tropical and southern Africa
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