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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a genus of boas of western North America.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of boa-like serpents, typical of the family Charinid√¶.
  • n. [lowercase] A member of this genus; specifically, Charina plumbea, an American species.

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

  • n. boas of western North America


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