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 Charinidæ.
- 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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