from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A genus including the tiger snakes.
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- n. tiger snakes
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On the Australian mainland, at least, I’m sure there is: the tiger snake, Notechis scutatus, one of the world’s deadliest serpents.